Lot 2241770 Tennis engravings- a rare set of 9...

Auction Date: 21/09/2016 at 11am

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1770 Tennis engravings- a rare set of 9 original Tennis Paulmerie (Jeu de Paulme) Racket Court copper engravings – by Diderot and Jean-Baptiste - each hand-cut page measures 30 x 22 cms. (Plates 24 x18 cms) The plates depict the creation of implements and play of tennis and billiards in the late 18th century. (9)

Hammer Price: £150.00

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