African ethnography native types 1836 scarce Dutch prints lot of 7 original hand colorBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[Africa, Ethnic views, ethnography, ethnographic studies].
Lot of seven excellent early 19th century prints, each depicting a specific ethnographic type of African native. The coloring is superb, the images delightful. Very nice almost stipple or aquatint visual effect.
Each issued 1836, Holland. Art by Kuyper, engraving by Portman.
All are attractive and well-preserved examples.
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Sheets measure c. 8 1/2" x 4 5/8".
Printed areas measure c. 5 1/2" x 3 1/2".