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Kavkazskīe pokhodnye risunki Gorshelta

Collection Data

Horschelt, Theodor, 1829-1871 (Author)
Horschelt, Theodor, 1829-1871 (Artist)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Place: S.-Peterburg
Publisher: Ėkspedi︠t︡sī︠i︡a zagotovlenī︠i︡a gosudarstvennykh bumag
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *QDZ+++ (Horschelt. Kavkazskīe pokhodnye Risunki Gorshelta)
Ethnology -- Caucasus
Russia. Armiia -- Uniforms -- History
Costume -- Caucasus
Orientalism in art
Content: Each fasc. contains 10 plates mounted or tipped onto sheets that are printed with the plate no. (1-60) at foot. In the first fasc. are 2 bifolia in Russian and French respectively with t.p. and lists of all 60 titles. Fasc. 1-5 additionally have sheets listing titles of the 10 plates each contains in both Russian and French (that for the 6th fasc. may be missing).
Date: The folders bear the date 1895, rather than 1896 which appears on the title pages.
Date: The drawings reproduced bear dates from 1858-1862, the years of Horschelt's travels with the Russian army in the Caucasus.
Language: Captions in Russian and French.
Funding: NEH Preservation and Access "Art and Architectural Images from Eastern Europe and Eurasia"
Physical Description
Extent: 6 fasc. : chiefly ill. ; 51 cm.
In portfolio. Each fasc. is in a folder of bluish paper, printed black and red.
In portfolio
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 35424011
Barcode: 33433035055130
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15614583
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 30e9f730-c6ea-012f-2580-3c075448cc4b
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