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Creator:
Peake, Richard Brinsley, 1792-1847.
Title:
French characteristic costumes / etched by R.B. Peake.
Alternate Title(s):
French characteristick costume
Published/Created:
[London] : Published 1816 by R.B. Peake, 79 Charlotte Street Fitzroy Square, & Colnaghi & Co., Cockspur Street, [1816]
Physical Description:
[18] leaves, [19] leaves of plates : ill. ; 29 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GT871 .P43 1816+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Originally issued in 6 parts, each part with wrapper title: French characteristick costume ... Price 7s:6d. W.M. Thiselton, Printer, Goodge Street, London.
Aquatints by R. Havell.
Each plate accompanied by a leaf of descriptive letter-press.
Abbey, J.R. Travel, 85
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Printed wrappers for the 6 original wrappers bound in.
Subject Terms:
Costume -- France -- Pictorial works.
France -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works.
Thiselton, W. M. -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1816.
Costumes.
Contributors:
Havell, Robert, d. 1832, engraver.
Peake, Richard Brinsley, 1792-1847, publisher.
P. & D. Colnaghi & Co. publisher.
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