Lot n° 478
200 - 300
GOETHE. Gedichte [Poems]. Berlin, S. Fischer,... - Lot 478 - Kâ-Mondo
GOETHE. Gedichte [Poems]. Berlin, S. Fischer, Pantheon-Ausgabe [ed. Panthéon], s.d. 2 vols. in-18 vellum, smooth spine, author painted in a hexagonal frame decorated with volutes and palmettes, the boards with hand-painted decorations of views of ancient ruins and Greek or Italian landscapes, triple gilt fillet framing the counterplates, covers. illustrated parchment covers and spines, all in a black long-grain chagrin slipcase, the back cover in white silk (small rubs to slipcase; a few stains and small scratches to bindings.
Two portrait-frontispieces of the author engraved after works by Georg Oswald May in 1779 and Ferdinand Jagemann, professor at the Weimar Academy of Art, in 1817.
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