Montenegrian from Cetinje, Male. – Female Montenegrian from Postinje. In front of mountain scenery with lake. 2 sheet. Colored costume wood engravings after Carl Werner (Weimar 1808 – Leipsic 1894) by/for Richard Henkel. Inscribed: C. Werner 1853/54 f / Rich. Henkel XA, otherwise in German as above. 7⅝-7¾ × 5⅛-5¼ in (19.4-19.7 × 13-13.2 cm).
From Lipperheide Ad 46. – Sheets for Costume Knowledge New Series 45-46. – Cetinje, the old capital of Montenegro, and Postinje in supposedly Dalmatia, Croatia. – Sheet 1 with only barely perceptible horizontal fold at the outer lower margin of the image.
Offer no. 6,404 / EUR 79. (c. US$ 95.) + shipping
“ Received the Heron Hawking today, it is exceptionally nice. Thank you for packing so carefully … ”
(Mr. L. A. F., December 6, 2005)