Folio (17 4/8 x 12 4/8 inches). 160 chromolithograped plates by Druck v. B. Dondorf after Fischbach (some minor spotting). Modern red buckram, original chromolithographed front and back wrappers bound in at the beginning; preserved in a modern natural linen cloth clamshell box.
Provenance: with the monogram of William McCarty-Cooper (1938 - 1991), interior designer and art-collector, on the spine label of the clamshell box, his sale Christie's 25 January 1992, lot 29
Originally published loose in a portfolio as "Ornaments der Gewebe, Gezeichnet & Herausgeben", the English text was published separately by Bernard Quaritch. Catalogued by Kate Hunter