SCHMIED, Francois Louis (illustrator); MARDRUS, Joseph Charles.
Les Trois premiers livres de la Genèse, suivis de la Généalogie adamique.
Limited edition, one of 175 copies signed by the artist, this being no. 169, from a total edition of 195, 4to (34 x 23.5 cm); text printed in black and colours throughout, 41 woodcut compositions in colour after Schmied, 12 of which are full-page, most plates and illustrations heightened in gilt or silver; loose as issued in the original printed wrappers, minor creasing to spine, protected in later black cloth chemise and slipcase, a fine example.
Carteret, Illustrés, IV, 263.