1885. Paris: J. Savoy & Co., 1885.
Folio, plate list and 110 plates color lithograph plates heightened in foils, many two-page spreads. Loose plates housed in a four-fold red pebbled-cloth portfolio with marbled paper boards. Portfolio is a bit shaken, with some fraying and chips, plates are very good.
§ A beautifully illustrated survey of Islamic arts and decorative traditions from the 12th to 18th centuries, including wall decorations, ceilings, mosaics, tiles, woodwork, stained glass, fabrics, rugs, bindings, crockery, and miscellaneous ornaments, the plates rendered in bright colors and heightened in foils. Item #108605