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A COLLECTION OF PLATES AND FABRIC SAMPLES FROM ACKERMANN'S REPOSITORY OF ARTS 1809-1811

1809-1811. First Edition. Octavo; 3/4 Morroco binding over green cloth boards; Spine has 5 raised bands and gilt lettering and design; Some slight wear and rubbing to the boards, especially along the edges; Spine slightly fading; Upper edge gilt; Pages toned; 73 "fashion" plates and 35 sample pages taken from Ackermann's Repository of Arts from the years 1809-1911 and bound together; All fashion plates are beautifully colored and preserved (see photos); Also Includes 35 "sample" pages from the same years. Each page has 4 different fabric samples from the era tipped-in.

Ackermann's Repository of Arts was an illustrated British periodical published from 1809-1829 by Rudolph Ackermann that covered arts, literature, commerce, fashion, and politics, and had great influence on English taste in fashion, architecture, and literature. A one-of-a-kind item;

DD Consignment. Shelved in Case # 10.

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A COLLECTION OF PLATES AND FABRIC SAMPLES FROM ACKERMANN'S REPOSITORY OF ARTS 1809-1811
A COLLECTION OF PLATES AND FABRIC SAMPLES FROM ACKERMANN'S REPOSITORY OF ARTS 1809-1811
A COLLECTION OF PLATES AND FABRIC SAMPLES FROM ACKERMANN'S REPOSITORY OF ARTS 1809-1811
A COLLECTION OF PLATES AND FABRIC SAMPLES FROM ACKERMANN'S REPOSITORY OF ARTS 1809-1811
A COLLECTION OF PLATES AND FABRIC SAMPLES FROM ACKERMANN'S REPOSITORY OF ARTS 1809-1811
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