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“ Creator of the Heroic Landscape ”

Thieme Becker 1933

Poussin – Rosenberg, Pierre & Louis-Antoine Prat. Nicolas Poussin (1594-1665). Catalogue raisonné des dessins. 2 vols. 1994. 4to (12¾ × 9⅞ × 4⅛ in; 16.3 ℔ [32.5 × 25 × 10.5 cm; 7.4 kg). With portrait frontispiece and

innumerable partly color (121) & full-page illustrations .

XXIII, 1217 pp., 3 ll. Orig. boards with color ills. on front boards in homogenous joint slip case with color ills. on both sides with few spots on its lower front side.

The ORIGINAL EDITION of the monumental CATALOG RAISONNÉ

of the ascertained drawings (382; vol. I), the studio works (90), rejected works (13333), works known only from engravings (19) and only from literature (87) as just by itself

a tremendous optical pleasure .

“ The most valuable are his grandly conceived landscapes filled by sublime, solemn gravity or by deep melancholy, by which he established the so-called heroic or historical landscape, which was later formed further by J. A. Koch, Preller and others ” (Meyers Konversations-Lexikon 1889).

Here then present in a copy as good as new, sheet by sheet checked for completeness!

Offer no. 16,222 | EUR 430. | export price EUR 409. (c. US$ 494.) + shipping