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Orlovskiĭ, Aleksandr Osipovich, 1777–1832

Costume of Persia / drawn from nature by A. Orlowski and on stone b.

London : Published by R. Ackermann, No. 101, Strand, [1820-1821].
[London] : Printed at C. Hullmandel's Lithographic Establishment, 51 Great Marlborough St
Physical Description:
[25] leaves (3 folded) : illustrations ; 47 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2022 50
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Title from illustrated wrappers. Title text intentionally ends "b", with surrounding illustration. Description based on copy at the Yale Center for British Art, with Ackermann's printed label on front wrapper.
Lithographed by C. Hullmandel, D. Dighton, M. Gauci, and Heath, after Orlowski and Swebach; title page text by J. Netherclift.
Plates [6], [12], and [15] printed on double leaves.
Printed on plates: "Published by Rodwell & Martin New Bond St" and dated "1820" or "1821."
BAC Folio A 2022 50: Plates are hand-colored. In later brown marbled boards with red morocco spine gilt.
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- Iran.
Iran -- Pictorial works.
Hand coloring.
Netherclift, Joseph, 1792-1863, lithographer.
Swebach de Fontaine, Jacques François Joseph, 1769-1823, illustrator.
Dighton, Denis, 1792-1827, lithographer.
Gauci, M., lithographer.
Hullmandel, Charles Joseph, 1789-1850, printer, lithographer.

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