Lot 15

DIABLE (The) color of pink or Fashionable game. Paris, Janet, n.d. [circa 1815]. In-12, set under glass, illustrated on each plate with a colour engraving, in a floral border, spine and edge of gilt paper with embossed decoration, gilt passageways (contemporary binding).
Curious almanac devoted to the game of the devil (now the diabolo) during a period of great success.
It is decorated with an engraved title and 4 illustrations engraved in dotted colour showing young elegant girls practising the game.
Pretty fixed under glass with a mechanical pencil (which is missing), small chip at one corner.

Location of the item
France - 75008 Paris