SHIPS AND SHIPPING: A COLLECTION OF PICTURES INCLUDING MANY AMERICAN VESSELS PAINTED BY ANTOINE ROUX AND HIS SONS. Louis Bres, Alfred Johnson.

SHIPS AND SHIPPING: A COLLECTION OF PICTURES INCLUDING MANY AMERICAN VESSELS PAINTED BY ANTOINE ROUX AND HIS SONS

Salem, MA: Marine Research Society, 1925. Antoine Roux. First edition thus. Hardcover. Item #40337

Publication number nine. Features black and white reproductions of numerous paintings of sailing ships painted by Antoine Roux and his sons. The text by Louis Bres, an account of the Roux family, was originally published in Marseilles in 1883. Included are several pages of reminiscences by Edouard Gaubert. 270 pages with text in both English and French. Bound in original red cloth with lettering and rule stamped in gilt. Near fine in fair, slightly undersized dust jacket with faded and chipped spine panel.

Price: $65.00

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