ANATOMY. GENGA (BERNARDINO) Anatomia per uso et intelligenza del disegno ricercata non solo su gl'ossi e muscoli del corpo humano, FIRST EDITION, Rome, 1691
Lot 4
ANATOMY
GENGA (BERNARDINO) Anatomia per uso et intelligenza del disegno ricercata non solo su gl'ossi e muscoli del corpo humano; ma dimostrata ancora su le statue antiche piu insigni de Roma,, first edition, Rome, Giacomo de Rossi, 1691
Sold for £1,187 (US$ 1,896) inc. premium

Lot Details
ANATOMY
GENGA (BERNARDINO) Anatomia per uso et intelligenza del disegno ricercata non solo su gl'ossi e muscoli del corpo humano; ma dimostrata ancora su le statue antiche piu insigni de Roma,, first edition, edited with commentary by Giovanni Maria Lancisi, 56 leaves engraved throughout, comprising; decorative title (variant with "Libro Primo" but all published), 40 plates after Charles Errard, and 15 leaves of text, spotting (some heavy) throughout, modern half calf [Choulant-Frank, pp.254-55; Garrison-Morton 386; Eimas 531; Krivatsy 4655; Norman 888; Wellcome 14328203], folio (475 x 360mm.), Rome, Giacomo de Rossi, 1691

Footnotes

  • An anatomy book for the use of draughstmen, based on the study of celebrated ancient statues in Rome. "This large atlas...still considered to be one of the best collections for the use of student artists" (Eimas).
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Wine, Coins & Medals and Motor Cars and Motorcycles:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first £50,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

Payment Notices

Payment in advance: by cash, check with banker's card, credit card, bank draft or traveler's cheque.

Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

Credit card charges: a surcharge of 2% is applicable when using Mastercard, Visa and overseas debit cards.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licenses please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Lot symbols
Exempt from tax

Zero rated for VAT, no VAT will be added to the Hammer Price or the Buyer's Premium.

Contacts
  1. John Walwyn-Jones
    Specialist - Books, Maps, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs
    Bonhams
    Work
    Banbury Road
    Oxford, United Kingdom OX5 1JH
    FaxFax: +44 1865 372722
Similar Items