6 Fine Hand-coloured Aquatint Plates Of Swiss Costumes In The Best Of The ‘swiss Aquatint’ Genre.

SWISS COSTUMES.

6 plates in fine condition

£300.00

Date

No place or date but circa 1800s.

Synopsis

6 aquatint plates each 7 x 6 inches mounted to form a concertina type folding album, of green card preserved in a marbled paper case with silk ties.

Item Description

No publishers imprint but these high quality costume views were offered by the Swiss book trade in a variety of formats.

Notes

The traditional costumes illustrated are for: Frickthal; Lucerne; Oberhasli; Schwiz; St.Gall; Unterwalden.
A very attractive album of beautiful examples of high quality hand-coloured Swiss aquatints.

[Stock No. 25506]

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