Everard Auctions and Appraisals
Live Auction

Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session I

Tue, Feb 28, 2023 10:00AM EST
Lot 497

Florence Lost, Franco Maria Ricci, 2 Volume Set

Estimate: $150 - $250

Bid Increments

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$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000

Property of a Private Collector, Hilton Head Island, SC


Florence Lost, Franco Maria Ricci, Two Volume Set in Case, Florence Lost, as seen in the 120 paintings by Fabio Borbottoni (1820-1901) by Giovanni Fanelli (translation by Forrest Selvig), introduction by Italo Calvino, printed in 1985, the two volume set includes 117 full color, tipped-in photographs of Borbottoni's paintings, the set is number 2233 of a limited edition of 5000 copies printed on handmade laid paper, and are in a fitted black box.

Measurements: Height: of Vol. 1, 12 in. x Width: 12 in. x Depth: 1 in.


Both books in excellent condition, case with some wear to edges and corners.

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