SPL Hand Coloured Rare Book Collection Featuring Norman R Bobins

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GIBASS, Carl.
Skizzen-Buch. in Wort und Bild von Carl Gibass.

Published
Stuttgart: Rudolph Chelius. 1853.
Plates
11
Binding/Size
M=4to
Value
0-5000
Published
Stuttgart: Rudolph Chelius. 1853.
Ref
1487

Oblong quarto. (21.5 x 34.5 cm.) pp. 20+(1). Original printed pink paper covered boards with brown cloth spine. Original hand-coloured lithographed pictorial title and 10 further hand-coloured lithographs depicting figures in pastoral or rural settings. First 4 lithographs signed 'Rigal', subsequent 6 unsigned. Rubbing to boards and spine. Spine slightly faded. Light spotting to some plates. Coloured plates in order: 1. Title page. 2. Die armen Seelen in Fegefeuer. 3. Der Schabernack. 4. Das Stuck Gold. 5. Die Ueberrasching. 6. Der Sack mit Perlen. 7. Der falsche Verdacht. 8. Der wilde Jager. 9. Der Schutzgeist. 10 Der Tambourin-Knabe. 11. Jagdgeheimnisse.