Dictionnaire, Critique et Documentaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs & Graveurs de Tous le Temps et de Tous Les Pays. Par un Groupe d'Ecrivains specialistes Francais et Etrangers.
Paris. R. Roger et F. Chernoviz, Editeurs. 1911. 1911. 1st Edition. Hardcover. thick 8vo, the first edition 25cm, in 3 volumes, xii,1056 & 822, & 1160pp., many plate illustrations, bound in contemporary quarter crimson morocco in crimson pictorial blind decorated pebbled cloth boards, blind stamped pictorial decorations and borders on the spines, gilt titles, marbled endpapers, a fine set in attractive publisher's leather bindings,(n13). - An extensive publication of bibliographical information on painters, sculptors, designers and engravers created primarily for art museums, auction houses, historians and dealers. First published in the French language in three volumes between 1911 and 1923, the dictionary was put together by Emmanuel Bnzit (1854-1920) and a team of international specialists. Item #28574