Lot 77 of 515:
122 color plates of historical costumes  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$156
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
One hundred and twenty-two hand-colored plates from Zur Geschichte der Kostüme
Author:
Place:
[München]
Publisher:
[Braun & Schneider]
Date:
[1880]
Description:

122 mounted hand-colored plates. Plates measure 18x14 cm (7x5½").  

A series of color plates showcasing a large variety of historically accurate costumes throughout history. An accompanying list cites 126 plates. 122 are present here, with nos. 30, 47,48, and 123 lacking. The plates are mounted on thick paper and numbered in the top corner of the mounts.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some wear and toning to mounts, with chips and small tears to edges, plates generally bright with occasional edgewear; all plates very good or better.
 
Item number:
307752
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