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c1700 Dressed Picture Cutwork Mezzotint Engraving with Fabric Background - Iosephus Leopoldus
c1700 Dressed Picture Cutwork Mezzotint Engraving with Fabric Background - Iosephus Leopoldus


 
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Price: $400.00
Grouping: Box 4

Product Code: 55227

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A “dressed picture” of Iosephus Leopoldus I Hungaria Et Romanorum Resc . G. Valek engraver. c1700. A cutwork mezzotint engraving with fabric in background, illustrating the fashion of the day. A precursor of the paper doll… Measures 11” x 7 ¾”. Fragile condition. Scarce

Iosephus Leopoldus I , House of Habsburg (Austria) son of Ferdinandus III 1658–1705

VALCK (Gerard) a Dutch engraver, who died about 1684. He came to England with Booteling, and was some time employed by Logan.