|Sale: CNG 72, Lot: 4545. Estimate $30.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 14 June 2006.
Sold For $70. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Hill, G.F.† & Graham Pollard Renaissance medals from the Samuel H. Kress Collection at the National Gallery of Art.
. (London, 1967). xi, 307 pages, including 133 photographic plates illustrating medals and coins. Blue cloth covers with dust jacket. Fine condition, dusty, yellowing pages // Lot also includes two copies of: Babelon, Jean. Portraits en Médaille.
(Paris, 1946). 4 pages of text, followed by 40 small folio-sized photographic enlargements of coins and medals by Jean Roubier. Traces the development of the numismatic portrait from Hellenistic times to Napolean I. Text in French. Card covers, disbound and tattered, yellowing on the edges. Fair condition. Three (3) volumes in lot. ($30)