Habit of Imoinda, in the Tragedy of Oroonoko. [Back.]Imoinde dans la Tragédie d'Oroonoko.
Hand coloured engraving. Sheet size: 270 x 200mm (10¾ x 8"). Fine original colour. Trimmed inside platemark.
The character of 'Imoinda' in full costume, facing away from the viewer. For an alternative view of character, see item ref: 34890. Plate 236 from 'Collection of the dresses of different nations, antient [sic] and modern. Particularly old English dresses; after the designs of Holbein, Vandyke, Hollar and others, with an account of the authorities from which the figures are taken, and some short historical remarks on the subject. To which are added the habits of the principal characters on the English stage', published by Thomas Jefferys between 1757 - 1772.
[Ref: 34886] £95.00