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[Suite de Trophées de Chasse]. Twenty engraved plates after Ranson and Delafosse depicting Hunting Trophies by  Pierre (Hunting) Ranson - Hardcover - 1780 - from James Cummins Bookseller and Biblio.com

[Suite de Trophées de Chasse]. Twenty engraved plates after Ranson and Delafosse depicting Hunting Trophies

by (Hunting) Ranson, Pierre

Condition: Later marbled boards, spine mostly perished. Some soiling and scattered foxing, generally very good


[Paris, 1780. 20 plates, variously numbered. Image size 3-1/2 x 5 inches. 1 vols. 8vo. Later marbled boards, spine mostly perished. Some soiling and scattered foxing, generally very good. 20 plates, variously numbered. Image size 3-1/2 x 5 inches. 1 vols. 8vo. The plates depict hunting trophies (wth boar, fish, fowl), still lifes on harvest and rural themes, and arrangements of symbolic objects. Pierre Ranson (1736-1786) was noted for his drawings of fruits, flowers, vases, and cartouches. Jean-Charles Delafosse (1734-1789) was an artist and architect who published an Iconologie historique.


  • Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 40160
  • Title: [Suite de Trophées de Chasse]. Twenty engraved plates after Ranson and Delafosse depicting Hunting Trophies
  • Author: (Hunting) Ranson, Pierre
  • Format/binding: 20 plates, variously numbered. Image size 3-1/2 x 5 inches. 1 vols. 8vo
  • Book condition: Used - Later marbled boards, spine mostly perished. Some soiling and scattered foxing, generally very good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Place: [Paris
  • Date published: 1780
  • Keywords: French | Sports & Games
  • Bookseller catalogs: Sports & Games; Illustrated Books;

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