Lot 27: [Calligraphy]. "Souvenirs et Pensées Morales."Platinum House
November 27, 2012
Haarlem, NetherlandsLive Auction
Description: [Calligraphy]. "Souvenirs et Pensées Morales." Manuscript book, 19th cent., title-p. and 69 pages with calligraphed quotations, sayings and proverbs in blue, red, green or brown pen, heigthened in respectively green, blue, blue and blue/ red pen, contemp. blindst. cl. - Trifle foxed. Spine sl. faded. = Beautiful and skillfully calligraphed private phrase book, each phrase and each name or provenance in a different style, the names/ provenances with elaborate (leaf) decoration. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE I.