[Paris: ca. 1780s].
20 plates, variously numbered. Image size 3-1/2 x 5 inches. 1 vols. 8vo. Later marbled boards, spine mostly perished. Some soiling and scattered foxing, generally very good Item #40160
The plates depict hunting trophies (wth boar, fish, fowl), still lifes on harvest and rural themes, and arrangements of symbolic objects.
Pierre Ranson (1736-1786) was noted for his drawings of fruits, flowers, vases, and cartouches. Jean-Charles Delafosse (1734-1789) was an artist and architect who published an Iconologie historique.
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