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Auction 169, Lot 807

"[2 Volumes] The Work of Jacques Le Moyne de Morgues - A Huguenot Artist in France Florida and England",

Subject: References

Period: 1977 (published)


Color: Printed Color

9.8 x 13.2 inches
24.9 x 33.5 cm

An in-depth account of the life and work of the famous artist, whose Florida illustrations were the first to provide Europeans with a glimpse into the New World. With foreword, catalog, and introduction by Paul Hulton and contributions by D.B. Quinn, R.A. Shelton, W.C. Sturtevant, and W.T. Stearn. Published for the Trustees of the British Museum by British Museum Publications Ltd., in association with the Huguenot Society of London. Two volume set, with plates (color and b/w) in second volume. Hardbound in green buckram cloth, with slipcase.


Condition: A

There is very minor shelf wear to the covers, otherwise fine.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $100

Closed on 9/12/2018