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Dalvimart, Octavien
The costume of Turkey / illustrated by a series of engravings ; with descriptions in English and French.
Additional Title(s):
Costume de la Turquie
London : Printed for William Miller ... by William Bulmer and co. ..., 1804.
Physical Description:
[134] p., LX leaves of plates : ill. ; 37 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GT1266 .D35 1804+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Coll
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Copyright Status:
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Text in English and French attributed to William Alexander.
Added title page in French: Costume de la Turquie.
Colored stipple engravings by J. Dadley and William Poole; after Octavian Dalvimart.
Colas, R. Bibliographie générale du costume et de la mode, 782
Hiler, H. Bibliography of costume, p. 213
Kunstbibliothek (Berlin, Germany). Katalog der Lipperheideschen Kostümbibliothek (2. Aufl.), Lb37
Abbey, J.R. Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 370
BAC: British Art Center is the Abbey copy. Bound in gilt-tooled green morocco. Bookplate: Sir Harry Niven Lumsden. This is a late reprint of the 1804 edition as evidenced by the watermarks. Text and plates watermarked 1818.
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- Turkey -- Pictorial works.
Costume -- Turkey -- Pictorial works.
Lumsden, Harry Niven, Sir -- Bookplate.
Miller, William -- Publisher.
Stipple engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1804.
Turkey -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
William Bulmer and Co. -- Printer.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Alexander, William, 1767-1816.
Dadley, J., engraver.
Poole, W. (William), active 18th century-19th century, engraver.

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