The Accomplished Lady: A History of Genteel Pursuits c. 1660-1860 ISBN 13: 9780957599291
ISBN 10: 0957599293
Hardcover; Oblong Creative Ltd; ISBN-13: 978-0957599291
Description:Huddersfield: Oblong, 2017. 9780957599291. 1st edition. "This is a study of the skills and pastimes of upper-class women and the works they produced during a 200 year period. These activities included watercolours, printmaking and embroidery, shell work, rolled and cut paper work, sand painting, wax flower modelling, painting on fabrics and china, feather work, japanning, silhouettes, photography and many others..." Pp.viii/460, profusely illustrated with colour and black & white photos/ illustrations throughout. Grey cloth, dustwrapper. As New/As New. .
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Description:Huddersfield: Oblong, 2017. A fine new copy of this well illustrated and scholarly volume. 460pp. A major study of the pursuits of the lady in the 18th and 19th century. A study of skills and pastimes of ladies over a 200 year period. A splendid volume, beautifully produced by Oblong.. First Edition. Hardback. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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