Auction 114, Lot 684

"[Lot of Approximately 45 Copper Engravings]",

Subject: Fashion, English History

Period: 1842 (published)

Publication: A Complete View of the Dress and Habits of the People of England

Color: Hand Color

10.5 x 13 inches
26.7 x 33 cm

Fine group of engravings from Joseph Strutt's splendid illustrated English history. Strutt's engravings are of exceptional merit and are highly esteemed both for their historical accuracy and for pioneering work in archaeology. These engraving are from the first revised edition. Still partially bound with accompanying text of Volume I.


Condition: A

Estimate: $220 - $300

Sold for: $350

Closed on 3/1/2006