Nybrogatan 32, Stockholm
Category: 16th Century Books
LIVIUS, TITUS. Decadis. Venetiis (Georgium de Rusconibus) 1501.
Folio (about 325x213 mm.). (20), 1-230 (last leaf blank) ll. Last page with woodcut printer's device. Nice woodcut initials. Some smaller initials marked in red.
Later (20th century) brown morocco, slightly worn, spine in six compartments. Minor foxing. Some old marginal annotations and underlinings to text in red. Bookplate of C. C. Kalbfleisch. Small presentation inscription in upper margin of title.
Provenance: Lars Hall (1938-2018), prominent in Swedish public relations, designer and art collector, who studied at Konstfack in Stockholm. Hall was an Art Director and one of the founders of the advertising agency Hall & Cederquist AB in 1973. He also started Gallery Camera Obscura and later Lars Hall AB, (art direction and design). He was also an avid collector of books and Fine Art photography.