Journal des demoiselles - 1865

Description
Journal des demoiselles - 1865
Fashion, Illustrated - Quantity: 1 - Book

Complete year 1865.
Journal des Demoiselles magazine; luxurious publication on Parisian fashion at the end of the Second Empire adorned with 46 gorgeous tipped-in engraved plates that have been finely enhanced with a brush at the time. The beautiful iconography is completed with 2 fold-out plates in black and white and two views engraved on steel, as well as some figures in the text.

The “Journal des Demoiselles” was a French magazine, published in Paris from 1833 to 1922.
Aimed at girls aged 14 to 18 from well-to-do families, the Journal des Demoiselles devoted a
limited part to eduction and science, favouring literature, fashion and
theatre."



Journal des demoiselles

Paris: Au Bureau du journal, 1865.

Multiple pagination; complete year.

Thin quarto (28 x 19 cm).

Period green half shagreen binding. Spine with raised bands adorned with gilded title, date and bands.

Good copy. Sturdy volume, slight imperfections. Fresh interior, slightly yellowed paper, colour plates in very good condition as a whole, rare with light signs of handling.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Fashion, Illustrated
Book Title
Journal des demoiselles
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1865
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Half leather
Number of pages
46
Dimensions
26×18 cm
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