New York & London: George Braziller & Thames and Hudson, 1955.
By Edwin De T. Bechtel. First edition. 11 X 8.50 ins. 47 pp. text and 233 plates illustrating Callot’s work. Red cloth with gilt spine title and Thames and Hudson device blocked in gilt on upper cover. Considered the father of French etching Callot is, without doubt, one of the greatest of graphic artists. Of special interest to social historians as Callot’s etchings covered every aspect of life in the 17th century. A near fine copy in slightly chipped pictorial dust-jacket.