Provenance: R. Millikens (book-label). | Christie's" /> CHINESE COSTUMES -- "Chinese Costumes Manners and Natural Productions selected from the Works of Mr Berlin by HPD. 1818". Small 8° (178 x 112mm). Manuscript: title and 91pp., 24 ORIGINAL WATERCOLOURS with manuscript captions below (occasional light soiling). Contemporary green panelled morocco, sides decorated in blind and with wide gilt roll-tool border, spine lettered and decorated in gilt, green morocco pastedowns with silk central panel, silk endpapers, gilt edges (corners a little bumped). <I>Provenance</I>: R. Millikens (book-label). | Christie's
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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 15

    CHINESE COSTUMES -- "Chinese Costumes Manners and Natural Productions selected from the Works of Mr Berlin by HPD. 1818". Small 8° (178 x 112mm). Manuscript: title and 91pp., 24 ORIGINAL WATERCOLOURS with manuscript captions below (occasional light soiling). Contemporary green panelled morocco, sides decorated in blind and with wide gilt roll-tool border, spine lettered and decorated in gilt, green morocco pastedowns with silk central panel, silk endpapers, gilt edges (corners a little bumped). Provenance: R. Millikens (book-label).

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    CHINESE COSTUMES -- "Chinese Costumes Manners and Natural Productions selected from the Works of Mr Berlin by HPD. 1818". Small 8° (178 x 112mm). Manuscript: title and 91pp., 24 ORIGINAL WATERCOLOURS with manuscript captions below (occasional light soiling). Contemporary green panelled morocco, sides decorated in blind and with wide gilt roll-tool border, spine lettered and decorated in gilt, green morocco pastedowns with silk central panel, silk endpapers, gilt edges (corners a little bumped). Provenance: R. Millikens (book-label).


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