[Colour plate] Klingspor, Carl Arvid / Schlegel, Bernhard
Skokloster [part of ] Uplands Herregårdar med beskrifande text af Carl Arvid Klingspor och Arvid Schlegel. Teckningar af J. Geissler. Litografi af A. Nay.
Stockholm. Central-Tryckeriet. 1878. Oblong folio. 26 x 36,5 cm. Original printed wrapper + 1 plate in colour lithography + 8 text leaves.
Original yellow wrapper with printed title at the front cover. A couple of short tears to the margins of the front wrapper. One short tear to the margin of the plate. A couple of minor smudges to the wrapper. Very nice condition.
A fine nightly view of Skokloster Castle, with text description. It was published for "Uplands Herregårdar" (60 plates and text issued in parts between 1877 and 1881). Each part contained three plates. For the estate owners it was possible to order separate issues containig their own estate only. This is such a copy. Uplands Herregårdar depicts estates of the district of Uppland just north of Stockholm. The district has always been one of the richest in Sweden, and subsequently has many fine estates. The lithographs were executed by Alexander Nay, some after his own drawings.
Item No: 1904