Picturesque representations of the dress and manners of the Austrians. AUSTRIA, William Alexander.
Picturesque representations of the dress and manners of the Austrians.
Picturesque representations of the dress and manners of the Austrians.
Picturesque representations of the dress and manners of the Austrians.
Picturesque representations of the dress and manners of the Austrians.

Picturesque representations of the dress and manners of the Austrians.

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GROUPING OF 36 handcolored aquatint engravings, sheet size 14 x 10 inches from "Picturesque representations of the dress and manners of the Austrians" by William Alexander. Light indentation at upper edge of sheet from vintage paperclip and two small (1/2 inch) squares of adhesive residue at upper corners on verso of sheet - neither affecting the image area in any way - overall very good, clean and bright condition. There were 50 plates in the original publication; present here are plates: 2. A Countrywoman of Upper Austria. 3. A Village Girl of Upper Austria carrying Milk to Market. 4. A Peasant of Upper Carniola. 5. A Peasant of Upper Carniola in his Summer Dress. 6. A Countrywoman of Upper Carniola in her Summer Dress. (no text sheet) 7. A Country Girl of Upper Carniola in her Holiday Clothes. (no text sheet) 8. A Peasant of Upper Carniola in his Winter Dress. 9. A Countrywoman of Upper Carniola in her Winter Dress. 10. A Tyrolian Wrestler. 11. A Tyrolian Hunter. 12. A Servant Maid of an Inn at Inspruck. 13. Peasants of the Neighbourhood of Inspruck. (no text sheet) 15. A Hungarian Countrywoman. 16. A Sclavonian Peasant of the County of Neutra, or Neytra. 17. A Sclavonian Country Girl, of the County of Neutra. 20. A Young Bride of Egra in her Wedding Clothes. 21. Peasants of Egra in their Summer Clothes. 23. A Bohemian Woman. 25. A Countrywoman of Flipovan, in the Bukowine. 26. Countrywomen of the Neighbourhood of Hermenstadt, in Transylvania. 29. Citizens of the Environs of Hermenstadt. 30. Croatian Women. 32. A Polish Jewess. 36. A Zouppanese and his Wife. 37. A Man and Woman of Risano, in the Country of Cattaro. 39. A Serethian. 40. A Pandour, or Red Mantle. 41. A Moravian Mountaineer, near the Confines of Hungary. (no text sheet) 42. A Countrywoman of the Mountains of Moravia. 44. A Countrywoman of the Lowlands of Moravia in her Summer Dress. 45. An Inhabitant of the Lowlands of Moravia in his Winter Chothes. 46. A Countrywoman of the Lowlands of Moravia in her Winter Dress. 47. An Hannachian Woman. 48. A Russniac Peasant of the Palatinate of Marmoros. 49. A Russniac Woman of the Palatinate of Marmoros. 50. A Blacksmith of Upper Austria. Item #50799

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