Orientalische Kostume in Schnitt und Farbe


Orientalische Kostume in Schnitt und Farbe

Tilke, Max

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The peasant and holiday costumes of Africa, Egypt, Syria, Palestine, Turkey, Afghanistan, Tibet, China, and Japan. Tilke was German ethnologist and illustrator who had a fascination with ethnic costume. This, his most popular work, has 128 excellent and clear illustrations of the subject, depicting costumes wide geographical regions in such a way as to allow close study and, in the author’s hope, true reproduction.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Ernst Wasmuth
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Date Published: 1923
  • Place Published: Berlin
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    32 pp. + 128 colour collotype plates of examples. Folio. Text in German. Repsined in orange leather (green spine label), with original covers. Two corners bumped, some mild foxing to fore-edge. Bright inside.

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