Imitation de Jesus Christ

TitleImitation de Jesus Christ
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1757
AuthorsThomas à Kempis
CityParis
NotesSir Robert Leighton's sale at Sotheby's 17 October 1960, lot 718
Other CitationEllis Catalogue 335 (1936) item 160
BindingBound in red goatskin by Derôme le jeune with the stamp in gold
BinderDerôme le jeune
SignatureSignature on the front flyleaf: “Arundell 1786” of his distant relative Henry Arundell. 8th Baron Arundell of Wardour.
Stamp(s): 
Arundell, John, 4th Baron Arundell of Trerice (1701 - 1768) (Stamp 1)
Dimensions:
Arms Quarterly 1 & 4. Six swallows [arundels] close three two and one (Arundel) 2 & 3. Sable three chevrons argent (Trerice) Supporters Two panthers regardant spotted with fire issuing out of their mouths and ears Crest On a chapeau turned up ermine a swallow Helmet of a peer Coronet of a Baron Motto NULLI PRÆDA
Heraldic Charges: 
chapeau, on achevrons (3)swallowswallows (6)