Prints / Fashion & Costume

Price: EUR 90,00

[Plates] [Gaimard, Joseph-Paul]

Habitation Russe a Stadienka.

Imp. par Lemercier à Paris. Dessiné par Giraud. Lith. par Bayot. 1838-1852. Image area 26 x 39,5 cm. The whole sheet 33 x 50,5 cm. Lithograph.

The plate has been washed. Slight damage to the upper margin. A very short tear to the right margin.

An interior of a russian home in the mid 19th. century. A plate from "Atlas Historique et Pittoresque" which is a part of the monumental work "Voyages en Scandinavie en Laponie au Spitzberg et aux Feröe" by Joseph-Paul Gaimard. Some plates in the work depicts scenes from Russia. Gaimard was the leader of a major french scientific expedition to the north to study all aspects of life. People, botany, zoology, geology, history etc. Scarce plate.

Item No: 2022