Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo ; 319,  pages
Publisher: New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1959.
A very nice first U. S. edition/first printing in Very Good+ condition in Very Good dustjacket with small chips showing a few areas of delamination. Bound in light grey cloth with gilt and black lettering and design.
Written by the Deputy Director of The Prado Museum, this volume is a "portable Prado," affording the reader a guided tour of the building and its remarkable collection which was gathered during the course of three centuries by the Hapsburg and Bourbon rulers of Spain. Included are 343 reproductions with 106 of the principal masterpieces in color. (From the cover) Translated from the original French by James Cleugh; B & W and Colorplates.