6 Fine Hand-coloured Aquatint Plates Of Swiss Costumes In The Best Of The ‘swiss Aquatint’ Genre.
6 plates in fine condition
No place or date but circa 1800s.
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.
No publishers imprint but these high quality costume views were offered by the Swiss book trade in a variety of formats.
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]