West Africans Jalofs 1836 beautiful ethnic costume dress hand colored printBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Issued c.1836, Holland. Drawn by J. Kuyper. Engraved by L. Portman.
Etching and stipple engraving with original hand color.
Beautiful early 19th century antique print. Depicts natives of this West African area.
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.