Boije af Gennas, Fredrik Carl (ed.) Konst och Nyhets Magasin for Medborgare af alla klasser
Lot 5313
COSTUME. [BOIJE AF GENNAS, FREDRIK CARL, editor.]
1. Konst och Nyhets Magasin för Medborgare af alla Klasser. Stockholm: 1818-1822.
US$ 7,000 - 9,000
£4,200 - 5,400
Lot Details
COSTUME.
[BOIJE AF GENNAS, FREDRIK CARL, editor.]
1. Konst och Nyhets Magasin för Medborgare af alla Klasser. Stockholm: 1818-1822.
5 volumes. 4to.
2. Magasin för Konst, Nyheter och Moder en Manadschrift. Stockholm: 1823-1844.
21 volumes. 8vo.
Together, 26 volumes (all published). Approximately 1200 plates including hand-colored fashion engravings, aquatint landscapes, plates on the subject of dancing, card-playing, literature, romance, etc. Uniformly bound in near period half polished calf, red morocco lettering- and numbering-pieces. Scattered marginal inkstamps, spines lightly sunned with a few scuffs, overall very clean condition. Sold as a periodical, not subject to return.

Fine run of this Swedish fashion and culture magazine, with an astonishing variety of plates.
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