Prints / Fashion & Costume

Price: EUR 157,50

[Colour plate] Martin, Johan Fredrik. / Aleander, Johan Abraham.

l ´Habit de Cour J. A. Aleander del. [female]

[About 1811] 18,5 x 14 cm (plate mark). 30 x 24,5 cm including margins. Passe partout 32,5 x 28 cm. Hand coloured plate in aquatint and etching.

Very broad margins. Very broad margins.

From a serie of ten plates depicting order- and court costumes decreed by Gustavus III. The originals by Aleander are stored at the University Library in Uppsala. Johan Fredrik and his brother Elias spent many in years in London and were heavily influenced by the english art ideals of the late 18th century. Their high quality work is always in demand among collectors.

Item No: 2475
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