Bridgens, Richard (illus).
London. Baldwin, Cradock & Joy. [ca. 1821].
Etching with aquatint, handcolored, image approximately 7 x 9 inches on sheet 9 x 11 inches. Overall light toning to paper, two areas of tape residue at upper top edge on the back of the print (barely visible from the front), chip at lower right corner (outside the image area), a bright and clean image. With descriptive text page. A finely engraved and colored costume print from "Sketches Illustrative of the Manners and Costumes of France, Switzerland and Italy." Set against a lively carnival scene. Signed in image by the artist. The illustrations are by Richard Bridgens and the text by J.W. Polidori. Item #39703
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