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MARC Record view

001 $ 03/2290
003 $ UK-LoRAA
041 0 # $a fre
044 # # $a fr
245 0 0 $a Explication Des Cent Estampes Qui Represent Differentes Nations Du Levant. Avec De Nouvelles estampes De Ceremonies Turques Qui Ont Aussi Leurs Explications.
246 3 # $a Recueil De Cent Estampes representant differentes Nations Du Levant
260 # # $a A Paris, $b Des Caracteres & de l'Imprimerie de Jacques Collombat, Imprimeur ordinaire des Bâtimens, Arts & Manufactures du Roy, ruë saint Jacques, au Pelican. $c M. DCC. XV. Avec Privilege Du Roi. $c [1715]
300 # # $a [vi], 26, [2] p., engr. t.-pl., 100, [2] pl.; $c 486 mm. (Folio).
505 0 # $a [T.p.] - Preface - Avertissemens - Explication Des Figures Contenuës dans le Recueil des cent Estampes [on 100 and [2] pl.] - Air [music] - [Engr. t.-pl.] - [Pl. 1-100, [2].]
508 # # $a All plates are signed 'JB' (perhaps for Jean-Baptiste Vanmour, from whom the original paintings were commissioned), and as engraved by P. Simonneau, G. Scotin maj., G. Scotin min., C. du Bosc, J. Haussard, C.N. Cochin, B. Baron, J. de Franssières or P. Rochefort (but pl. 12 and 53 have no engraver's signature).
510 0 # $a Lipperheide, Katalog Der Freiherrlich Von Lipperheide'schen Kostümbibliothek (repr. 1963), no. 1414, p.560; R. Colas, Bibliographie Générale Du Costume (1933; repr.), no. 1820, col. 677.
520 2 # $a This is a reissue of the plates published in 1714 by Le Hay and Duchange in Paris under the title, Recueil De Cent Estampes representant differentes Nations Du Levant tirées sur les Tableaux peints d'aprés Nature en 1707. et 1708. par les Ordres De M. De Ferriol Ambassadeur Du Roi A La Porte. Et gravées en 1712. et 1713. par les soins de Mr. Le Hay.

The plates show Turks and other peoples of the Ottoman empire - Greeks, Albanians, Hungarians, Vlachs, Armenians, Crimeans, Bulgarians, Persians, Indians, Arabs and north Africans - and even a few visiting French men and women. The hundredth plate shows a Turkish wedding; the two unnumbered plates show Dervishes whirling and a Turkish burial.
561 # # $a Recorded in RAA Library, Catalogue, 1802.
562 # # $a The verso of plate 19 carries a drawing in graphite by an unidentified hand.
563 # # $a Contemporary vellum; spine lettered, 'Habillements du Levant'.
600 1 4 $a Vanmour
653 # # $a Costume - Dress - Turks - Middle East - Turkey - Balkans - Mediterranean Region - History - 18th century
653 # # $a Paintings, European - Paintings, French - 18th century
655 # # $a Pictorial works - France - 18th century
700 1 # $a Vanmour, Jean Baptiste $e source artist?
700 1 # $a Rochefort, Pierre $e engraver
700 1 # $a Franssières, Jacques de $e engraver
700 1 # $a Baron, Bernard $e engraver
700 1 # $a Haussard, Jean Baptiste $e engraver
700 1 # $a Du Bosc, Claude $e engraver
700 1 # $a Scotin, Gerard Jean-Baptiste $e engraver
700 1 # $a Simonneau, Philippe $e engraver
700 1 # $a Le Hay, Jacques
700 1 # $a Duchange, Gaspard
700 1 # $a Collombat, Jacques $e printer
852 8 # $d 1802: 18-0-15; 1821: 24-2-02.