Antique Print-PAINTING OF FASHIONABLE PEOPLE-SAINT AUBIN-FRANCE-Lacroix-1875

Price: € 22,50

Subject: Plate : 'Tableau des portraits a la mode, d'apres Augustin a la de Saint-Aubin.' (Painting of fashionable people, after de Saint Aubin). French street scene of the 18th century.
Condition: Good. General age related toning and minimal staining and/or soiling. Somewhat spotted but mainly outside the image.
Medium: Original wood engraving and lithograph on a vellin type paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 28 x 18 cm. The image size is ca. 20.5 x 13.5 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 11 x 7.1 inch. The image size is ca. 8.1 x 5.3 inch.
Part Number: 26078
Location: C158-42
Description: This attractive original old antique print / plate originates from: 'XVIIIme Siecle, institutions usages et costumes. France 1700 - 1789.' (The 18th century, institutions, customs and costumes. France, 1700 - 1789).), by Paul Lacroix, published in Paris by Firmin-Didot et Cie.,1875. This plate by Huyot.

Artists and Engravers: Paul Lacroix (1806-1884), French author and journalist. He is best known under his pseudonym of P.L. Jacob, bibliophile, or Bibliophile Jacob.