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    Wenceslaus Hollar. Thirty-four Etchings from Theatrum Mulierum and Aula Veneris. [No place]: 1643-1649. First edition.

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    Wenceslaus Hollar. Thirty-four Etchings from Theatrum Mulierum and Aula Veneris. 1643-1649.

    First edition (all second state) of Hollar's collection of women's costumes from all corners of Europe.

    Thirty-four etchings, fine impressions. Approximately 93 x 58 mm each. Light edge wear and some creasing. "Mulier Pragensis" (P1810) with tear and minor paper loss at lower margin into bottom of illustration, "Navigatoris Hollandici" (P1827) with outer margin cut away around illustration and repaired tears; and "Virgo nuptialis Tiguriensis" (P1864) with repaired tear, approximately 19 mm, in background. Others in very good or better condition. All plates housed in mylar page photo album. From the Krown & Spellman Collection.

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