Devéria, Achille. Le goût nouveau. Motifs variés.

Paris and London, Tessari & Aumont / Ch. Tilt, [c. 1830].

Folio. 24 numbered lithogr. plates. Later half calf with giltstamped spine label (original illustrated wrappers bound within). Marbled endpapers.


Rare, exceedingly pretty series of Biedermeier costumes and hairstyles.

Occasional insignificant brownstaining; very appealingly preserved altogether. From the library of Duke Max Joseph in Bavaria (1808-88), father of Empress Elisabeth of Austria.


Hiler 237 (coloured edition). Colas 860.