A Peasant of Upper Carniola in his Winter Dress. AUSTRIA - CARNIOLA.

A Peasant of Upper Carniola in his Winter Dress.

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 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. Wonderful tone and color to this image of man bundled up and smoking a pipe, plate number 8 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 #50832

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