"The Varieties of the Human Race", Bradford, Thomas Gamaliel
Subject: Title Page
Period: 1835 (circa)
Publication: Comprehensive Atlas
Color: Hand Color
8.2 x 10.4 inches
20.8 x 26.4 cm
Fully colored vignettes of the five races, namely American, African, Caucasian, Malay and Mongol. Very skillfully engraved using stipple and dot-and-lozenge style of crosshatching to achieve tonality and modeling of the figures.
Age toned with a little surface soil. Original color.