Item #31690 Publisher's Advance Blads for Italian Pictures of the Renaissance: Venetian School; A List of the Principal Artists and Their Works with an Index of Places. Bernard Berenson.

Publisher's Advance Blads for Italian Pictures of the Renaissance: Venetian School; A List of the Principal Artists and Their Works with an Index of Places

London: Phaidon, 1957. Advance blads. Soft cover. These are not the books, but publicity materials for volumes 1 and 2 of Venetian School. Each: many ills. on 32 pages + tipped-in color frontispieces., bound up from the printed sheets. Vol. 1 includes Berenson's prefaces to the 1957 and 1932 editions; there is no text in Vol. 2 except the title page. The covers replicate the book jackets. In later acetate jackets. Good / very good. Item #31690

Blads like these, for the use of traveling sales reps, were once a common method of promoting illustrated books. Interesting artifacts of publishing history. Can be sent outside the US for less than the default shipping rate. Sold as a pair.

Price: $25.00

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