‘Jeune Dame Mulatre.’
Handcoloured lithograph, heightened with Arabic gum on wove (vellin) paper.
Sheet size: 26,1 x 16,7 cm. (10,3 x 6,6 inch). Image size: 15 x 12 cm. (5,9 x 4,7 inch).
From the Africa/America volume of “Moeurs, Usages et Costumes de tous les Peuples de Monde” by Auguste Wahlen. This was published in Paris: Poiree, Pilout, Duterte and Martinon, 1844.
Made by an anonymous engraver after ‘Auguste Wahlen’. Author: Auguste Wahlen. Various artists are responsible for the illustrations, most notably Evrard Duverger, L. Markaert and R. King.
Condition: Good, given age. Faintly browned, and with a few small stains. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.