5 June 2013 Russian Art Auctions

5 Jun 2013

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


A Book “The Costumes of the Russian  Empire”

511. DADLEY, J., after GEORGI, JOHANN GOTTLIEB (1729-1802)

A Book “The Costumes of the Russian Empire”, illustrated book with 73 hand-coloured stipple engraved plates by J. Dadley after J.G. Georgi, text in both English and French, London, William Miller, 1803.

Original straight-grained morocco, gilt edges.
3,000–5,000 GBP


Provenance: Collection of Charles G. King, bookplate.

A Book “The Costumes of the Russian  Empire”

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