CORONATION ALBUM OF ALEXANDER III, IMPERIAL PRINTING WORKS, 1883

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[Russian text] Description de sacre couronnement de leurs majestes imperiales l'empereur de toutes les Russies Alexander III et de L'Imperatrice Marie Feodrovna en l'annee 1883. Moscow: Imperial Printing Works, 1883
folio (660x510mm), text printed in red, blue and black, illustrations (some coloured), 24 coloured lithographed plates after Simakov, Makovsky, Sokolov, Kramskoi, Vereschagin, Polenov, Makarov, Bogdanov, Surikov, and Samokish, original cloth profusely gilded, upper cover lettered in gilt with Imperial Eagle, occasional slight offsetting, re-backed retaining original spine