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Author
GREVEDON, Pierre-Louis Henry.
Title
Fantaisies.
Published
Paris: Rittner et Goupil, [ca. 1830]
Description
Large folio, 6 hand-coloured lithographs, loose in original wrappers, even browning, some small areas of restoration, damp-stain on front cover. [Uncommon: no copy traced at auction in the last 30 years] Cet artiste [...] a donne des portraits de femmes en buste qui, par le soin des details, sont tres interessants pour les modes et coiffures de l’epoque romantique.


Coloured plates in order:

1. Modestie.
2. Inspiration.
3. Melancolie.
4. Curiosite.
5. Meditation.
6. Affabilite.
References
Not in Colas.
Hand coloured plates
6
Binding/Size
L=FOLIO
Category
France, Portraits
Value
$0-5,000
Stock ID
1163