Maison Martinet; Lebrasseur; et al, n.d. [1844?]. F.C. Compte-Calix; A. Lacauchie; Anais Colin. Hardcover. Red library buckram. 14 color plates, likely hand colored. Good+ (ex-library. unfortunately, all plates have been marked with a perforation stamp. the color used on a few faces and highlights has darkened with age). Item #132961
Original title page or wrapper missing (if there was one). Title and bibliographic information penciled in by librarian. Illustrates ball costumes (e.g. Diane, L'Automne, Le Moulin, La Nuit) as well as historical and national costumes. Plates are not consistent, and seem to be from a variety of lithographers and publishers.
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