A Countrywoman of the Mountains of Moravia. AUSTRIA - MORAVIA.

A Countrywoman of the Mountains of Moravia.

Poole, Wm. (engraved by).
London. William Miller. Print dated 1804. Paper watermark 1815.
Aquatint engraving, handcolored, sheet size 14 x 10 inches. 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. Image of a woman in a "short petticoat of green stuff, a blue apron, and a large white shawl with a blue border", plate number 42 from "Picturesque representations of the dress and manners of the Austrians" by William Alexander. The sheet of descriptive text gives information on the region and costume traditions (two-sided sheet with text in English and French). Item #50826

Price: $65.00