New Zealanders Pacific islands 1835 beautiful ethnic costume printBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Issued c.1835, Holland. Drawn by J. Kuyper. Engraved by L. Portman.
Early 19th century stipple etching with artistic original hand color.
Beautiful early 19th century antique print. Depicts natives of this Pacific Ocean island.
A superior ethnographic image of the era, with exquisite detailed and artistic original hand color which greatly enhances the visual appeal.
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Sheet measures c. 8 1/4"H x 4 3/4"W.
Printed area measures c. 5 1/2"H x 3 1/2"W.