Paris: Georges Petit, 1910. 4to. 49 pp. 27 plates, picturing 118 examples, the text describing each individually. This copy extended by the addition al description of five more examples in manuscript, photographs of each mounted on four inserted leaves. Contemporary roan-backed red cloth, gilt spine title and gilt title on upper board, marbled endpapers, original stiff wrappers bound in. Very good. Item #51481
First edition. Inscribed by Whitney to the important American collector Mrs. H.O. Havermeyer at the head of the title page. OCLC locates six copies, three in the United States (Queens College, Art Institute of Chicago, Boston Museum of fine Arts), one in France (Bibliotheque D'Art et D'Archeologie), and one in England (Victoria & Albert Museum).