A Fine Manuscript Trade Catalogue Of Firearms Made By Dumoulin Fréres
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A Fine Manuscript Trade Catalogue Of Firearms Made By Dumoulin Fréres
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A Fine Manuscript Trade Catalogue Of Firearms Made By Dumoulin Fréres
Circa 1877-1894
Comprising 39 double-page original watercolours depicting various military and civilian flintlock, percussion and breech-loading longarms and pistols, pin-fire and centre-fire revolvers, some heightened in blue and gilt, some varnished, all identified with stock numbers and some with further manuscript notes giving details of makes, systems and sizes etc., and including four albumin prints of early breech-loading firearms and a cannon, contemporary morocco-backed green cloth, upper cover gilt-lettered 'Fabrique d'Armes, Dumoulin Fréres A Liège' (covers detached, oblong folio; and another similar album, with 31 original watercolours on 30 sheets depicting various percussion and pin-fire pistols, revolvers and longarms (2)
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