Le Tableau de la Vie. Année 1820. by (MINIATURE BOOK).

Le Tableau de la Vie. Année 1820. by (MINIATURE BOOK).
  • Another image of Le Tableau de la Vie. Année 1820. by (MINIATURE BOOK).
  • Another image of Le Tableau de la Vie. Année 1820. by (MINIATURE BOOK).

~ Le Tableau de la Vie. Année 1820. Paris [?Marcilly], 1820.

64mo (20 × 15 mm), pp. 64, engraved throughout and with 8 full-page illustrations. Pagination trimmed at upper forecorner. Contemporary red morocco, gilt, upper and lower cover with a floral motif within borders. Spine very slightly rubbed, lower forecorner with minute loss.

Engraved throughout with text and images. A delightful miniature almanac, which is preceded by several popular songs (‘Aux Dames’, ‘le Portraits’, ‘le Banquet’,‘la Barque à Caron’ etc.) Though without imprint, this is characteristic of the popular miniatures produced by Marcilly. Worldcat lists a slightly larger miniature of this title/date, with the imprint of Mozard (Yale only). Grand-Carteret 1908 (citing a copy in the collection of Georges Salomons); not in Spielmann.

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