Ellis, 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 text sheet adhered to verso by two small (1/2 inch) squares of adhesive residue at upper corners - neither affecting the image area in any way - overall very good, clean and bright condition. Wonderful tone and color to this image of a female waiter, plate number 12 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 #50829