Ancestors in Silhouette Cut By August Edouart Illustrative Notes and Biographical Sketches By Mrs. F. Nevill Jackson
(Art History - Silhouette - August Edouart)

London & New York: John Lane, The Bodley Head, 1921. F xvii + 239 pages; useful index; frontispiece silhouette portrait illustration of Charles X., King of France; and illustrations of Edouart's work throughout, identifying the sitters; contents with lists of towns and districts visited by Edouart or mentioned in the home address of his sitters, list of 8000 named and dated English, Scottish and Irish portraits; Edouart's list of portraits taken at Holyrood; List of towns and districts in America visited or mentioned in the home address of his sitters in America; list of 3600 American portraits (1839 - 1849); approx. 9 1/2" x 11 1/2" size; bound in green cloth, cover with silhouette paste-down illustration; gilt spine titles (dulled); top edge gilt; some rubbing, edge-wear, tips wear-through to the binding; pages toned; illustrations printed on different, glossy white paper stock and very clear; in good condition. Good Hardcover (Item ID: 24374)


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