KRAZEISEN, KARL. 1794-1878. Bildnisse ausgezeichneter Griechen und Philhellenen. [Munich: printed for the author, 1828-1831.]

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KRAZEISEN, KARL. 1794-1878.
Bildnisse ausgezeichneter Griechen und Philhellenen. [Munich: printed for the author, 1828-1831.]

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KRAZEISEN, KARL. 1794-1878.
Bildnisse ausgezeichneter Griechen und Philhellenen. [Munich: printed for the author, 1828-1831.]
Folio (530 x 292 mm). 28 lithographic plates, 7 leaves of text printed in 2 columns. Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, red morocco gilt label on spine. Some foxing.
Provenance: Count Louis Tascher de Lapagerie (armorial bookplate and small ink stamp to margin of first plate).

FIRST EDITION, published in parts between 1828 and 1831. The work comprises 21 portraits on mounted India paper and 7 views. Krazeisen was a Bavarian lieutenant who participated in the Greek War of Independence in 1826. Although not a professional artist, his drawings formed the basis of the plates here, consisting of portraits of important figures of the struggle for Greek independence and scenes of historic events of the war. Blackmer 926; Lipperheide Kc9.
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KRAZEISEN, KARL. 1794-1878. Bildnisse ausgezeichneter Griechen und Philhellenen. [Munich: printed for the author, 1828-1831.]
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