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Title: Folklore. Nederland en Vlaanderen. [title in Ms. on recte of first blank]
Description: S.L., s.n., s.d. [circa], 1930. Oblong 8. Orig. calfbacked boards with gilt tooled title on front boards:Album E. Roels. Album with 19 full-p. coloured plates (paper clippings), over 150 ills., in various sizes, together with text, all being original paper-clippings from dutch and flemish origin, some captions in Ms. to some illustrations, mounted together on 85 blue coloured paper leaves, incl. a full-page sketch-map, also a paperclipping with connecting article being a hypothesis on the origin of dutch & flemish gold- and silver female ear-plates. A carefully composed private album with as subject dutch and flemish regional dress combined with folklore from bygone days. Ills. mainly depict. local female costumes, incl. lace-bordered bonnets and caps, jewelry, gold- and silver earplates, interiors of local farms and houses, incl. a very interesting press-clipping with map, being a hypothesis on the origin and spread of Ear-plates. A well-groomed album. )bds. somew. shaved at extremities, contents fine).

Keywords: regional costume scrap album national dress dutch flemish earplates bonnets caps jewelry folklore folkcostume private

Price: EUR 175.00 = appr. US$ 190.20 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 42390