VAN YSENDYCK, J. J.
Title Documents classés de l'art dans les Pays-Bas du Xième au XVIIIième siècle. Five Volumes. 1880-I: 1880-II: 188I-I: 1886-7: 1888-89.
Publisher Anvers, Jos. Maes 1880
Seller ID 31900
5 vols. Elephant folio. Consisting of plates & large mounted photographs of buildings & antiquities. 4 vols. contemporary beige cloth, contrasting labels to spine, (large section missing to label of 1886-7 vol.), vol. 1888-89 which is green contemporary cloth, has lower hinge becoming tender, and, damp stained lower bd. Some occ. foxing throughout, cloth rubbed, edges worn to all vols. A monumental work. Please contact us for images. A very substantial publication by the Belgian architect Jules-Jacques Van Ysendyck (1836-1901), which provides photographic illustrations of many of the most impressive late mediaeval, renaissance and seventeenth-century buildings in Belgium and the Netherlands, together with similar photo illustrations of carved decoration, architectural sculpture, furniture, ironwork and so on.