New York: Abaris Books, Inc., 1985. First edition. Folio. Profusely illustrated in black-and-white. Original blue cloth, gilt-lettered on front cover and spine. Fine. Item #400143
FIRST EDITION of this tribute to Lotte Brand Philip -- German art historian and expert on Netherlandish art -- on the occasion of her 75th birthday. Twenty-six essays celebrate Brand Philip's contribution to the study of art history, following a bibliography of her work and reminiscences. Brand Philip was one of the most notable and incisive experts on 14th- and 15th-century art to have studied under Erwin Panofsky.