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Auction 189, Lot 611

"Costumes des Habitans de Manille", Robinson, G. G.

Subject: Manila, Philippines

Period: 1798 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

12.1 x 8.2 inches
30.7 x 20.8 cm
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This engraving shows the costumes of four ladies of Manila based on the work of French artist Gaspard Duche de Vancy (1756–1788), who accompanied La Perouse's scientific expedition around the world. Engraved by Heath.


Condition: A

A crisp impression with minor foxing in the image.

Estimate: $160 - $190

Sold for: $120

Closed on 9/14/2022