4to. viii; 256pp. Half leather w/ marbled boards and endpapers. Exquisite gilt detailing the cover and spine. Five raised bands. Black label w/title in gilt. Complete with 36 steel-engraved plates: 12 engravings from selected pictures; 12 engravings from the turner gallery; 7 of churches in Asia Minor; 5 engravings from sculpture. Boards rubbed at their edges, otherwise a copy in very good condition. Binding is tight, text is clean. A rare, complete edition of the Art Journal for the year 1863. Arguably the most important art magazine of the Victorian era.
Various, The Art-Journal 1863. (Art Journal) New Series. Volume II., James S. Virtue, 1863
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