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10 Le Hay Fine costumes of Turkey. 1715 [218

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Description: Le Hay Fine costumes of Turkey. 1715

Explication des cent estampes qui representent differentes nations du levant avec de Nouvelles estampes de ceremonies turques qui ont aussi leur explications.


Author

Le Hay and Charles Ferriol
Date

Paris, Jacques Collombat 1715.

Description

Folio.Title page,preface(2 pgs),explication des figures(13 leaves),leaf of music and 102 plates. Red morocco binding with orientalistic patterns on covers,spine in compartments.This work is the first collection of costumes plates of the Othoman Empire.The plates are after drawings of J.B.Van Mour which are now in the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam.60 plates depicts turkish noble,military,officials,plus differents costumes of the Othoman Empire,greeks,armenians,jews etc.Internally a very good copy . Blackmer 591.Colas 1819-20.Atabey 430
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  • Dealer: Speculum Orbis Nauticum