Mandarin Man Chinese Lady Costume Color scarce old c. 1812 aquatint China printBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
(China- Asia- Fashion & Costume- Hats- Overcoats- Mandarin Square)
Printed London, ca. 1812 by Stockdale
Charming original antique vintage aquatint print with original hand color.
Paper shows typical light gentle signs of age, some normal minor waviness, perhaps some minor light spotting or foxing but is still very pleasing in person. A fine old uncommon engraved print which is a pleasure to examine in detail.
An appealing and not often seen antique view which could readily be collected on it's own merits, displayed or given as a present.
In Good+ or better antiquarian condition, light age dustiness, spotting or minor surface wear, overall the image is clean and very attractive --
Please inspect enlargeable photo closely - Any noteworthy flaws to the printed surface area should be noticeable within zoomable picture provided .
[ note: We grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws. We are doing our best to show & describe this item so you are happy when it arrives ].
Despite any small age flaws the sheet may display, the printed area remains visually pleasing.
An original and interesting antique printed image that any collector, institution or person of good taste would be happy to own.
Sheet measures c. 3 3/4" W x 6" H.
Engraved area measures c. 3" W x 3 5/8" H.