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Title:
The costume of the Russian Army / from a collection of drawings made on the spot, and now in possession of the Right Honourable the Earl of Kinnaird ; containing a portrait of His Majesty the Emperor of all the Russias.
Alternate Title(s):
Army of Russia containing the uniforms in portrait of the Russian soldiery
Published/Created:
London : Published by Edward Orme, printseller to the King, engraver and publisher..., 1807.
Physical Description:
[2] p., [9] leaves of plates : ill. ; 40 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
UC485.R9 C67 1807+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Cover title, on publisher's illustrated label: Army of Russia containing the uniforms in portrait of the Russian soldiery. Price 1.1.0 Coloured.
Frontispiece (portrait of Alexander II) by J. Godby; after Jean Antoine Pinchon. It is printed in color, à la poupée. Remaining plates unsigned.
Printed by J. Hayes, Dartmouth Street, Westminster.
Hiler, H. Bibliography of costume, p. 191
Colas, R. Costume, 735
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in original blue paper wrappers.
Contents:
The Body Guard -- Foot Guards -- Chasseur Guards -- Guard at night -- Infantry -- A sailor -- A soldier of the police -- A Cosack.
Subject Terms:
Alexander II, Emperor of Russia, 1818-1881 -- Portraits.
Godby, J. -- Printer.
Military uniforms -- Russia -- Pictorial works.
Orme, Edward -- Publisher.
Russia -- Armed Forces -- Uniforms -- Pictorial works.
Russia. Armii︠a︡ -- Uniforms -- Pictorial works.
Stipple engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1807.
Form/Genre:
A la poupée prints -- England -- London -- 1807.
Contributors:
Godby, J. (James), active 1798-1812, engraver.
Pinchon, Jean Antoine, 1772-1850, ill.
Kinnaird, Charles Kinnaird, Baron, 1780-1826.
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