1882 Costume French Renaissance Court Dress Queen King - ORIGINAL COS2

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"Costumes - French - 1550-1600."

This is an original 1882 chromolithograph of the costumes of France, circa 1550-1600, which includes the costume of a guard; a Swiss Guard; a soldier; various court costumes; Louise of Lorraine, Queen Consort of Henry III; Chancellor; President of Parliament; Doctor of Medicine; Margaret of Lorraine; King Henry III; and King Henry IV.

CONDITION

This 129+ year old Item is rated Very Fine / Fine. Light aging in margins. Some moderate surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There is a light crease in the top left corner and a moderate crease in the bottom right corner --please see image.

  • Product Type: Original Chromolithograph; Full Color
  • Grade: Very Fine / Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.5 x 12.5 inches; 24 x 32 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

This piece was illustrated by Kretschmer, Albert. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.

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