Antique Diderot 1700s Engraving.
A relatively clean original folio sheet/page from Denis Diderot's (1713 â 1784) 'ENCYCLOPEDIE, ou dictionnaire raisonnÃ© des sciences, des arts et des mÃ©tiers.' Encyclopaedia, or a Systematic Dictionary of the Sciences, Arts, and Crafts: an encyclopedia published in France between 1751-1772.
[This work consisted of 28 volumes. Diderot a French philosopher, art critic, and writer, best known for serving as co-founder, chief editor, and contributor to the 'Encyclopedie'.]
Approx. measurements: 10 1/2" x 17" (26 x 43 cm).
This folio page engraving is printed on medium weight hand laid paper. This engraving is in wonderful form for its age, paper is bright and details remain …