Compte Rendu A collection of 18 aquatint views and 11 hand-coloured costumes
Amsterdam: E. Maaskamp. A beautiful bound volume, with 29 plates produced by Maaskamp between 1807 and 1812. These are comprised of 18 Aquatint engravings and 11 hand coloured pictures of traditional Dutch peasant costumes. The binding is in period red leather, with gilt title and decoration. 210 by 140mm (8¼ by 5½ inches).
Condition: The binding is in very nice, if slightly rubbed condition. The plates are in excellent condition, many with tissue guards, and in a clean and tidy state.