Journal des Demoiselles - complete year 1883 with 12 coloured fashion engravings and 1 double black and white. Size - 10 3/4" x 7 1/2".
Beautiful book in very good condition. No loose or missing pages.
Green leather spine (a bit faded) with dark green boards. The corners of the boards show some wear, but the binding as whole is in great condition, tight with strong hinges. Contains 12 hand coloured fashion engravings, and 1 double black and white. The black and white engraving sticks out a bit and has a rip, but the engraving is securely attached to the binding and the paper is not worn as a whole. Easy repair if one chooses to do so.
We own large collection of ladies periodicals from the 18th and 19th century. On occasion as we upgrade the volumes we own, we put others for sale. In our auctions we have mentioned before, that such publications have become scarcer and increasingly more valuable due to the constant destruction of these books. The beautiful hand coloured or chromolithographs prints inside are removed for framing, and immediately destroyed by sunlight regardless how protective the glass is.
We advocate conservation and preservation. Please respect the books and you will be rewarded with higher financial return in the future. If you would like to frame such images consider a reproduction. We offer high quality reproductions from nearly 5000 fashion , and just as many flower engravings. Just drop us a line and we can find and reproduce almost any fashion print for you.We have done custom collections for many customers for their decor needs. Other similar books for sale. Set of 14 complete magazines and title pages from magazines from the Edwardian era. Magasin des Demoiselles 1848 complete with coloured engravings. For bigger selection and more information. The item "1883 Journal des demoiselles fashion hand coloured plates Victorian magazine" is in sale since Friday, April 12, 2019. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "zandop" and is located in Okotoks, Alberta.
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