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Kalmuk housewife and girl

1799-1801

Print after Christian Gottfried Heinrich Geissler

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Title

Kalmuk housewife and girl

Date

1799-1801

Description

Two women, one smoking a pipe; plate 5 of a French edition of Peter Simon Pallas, 'Travels through the southern provinces of the Russian Empire', c.1799/1801. Hand-colouring over etched outlines.
Additional Makers: Print maker - Christian Gottfried Heinrich Geissler
Inscription: Signed on plate: 'G Geissler del et fec' and numbeerd 'T.1 Pl.5'
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Location

Republic of Kalmykia, Russia

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