Otto Ivanovich Oesterreich (early 19th century) and others

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An early Nineteenth Century Commonplace Book, containing Drawings and Watercolours, including a portrait of a man, dated 1819, a portrait group of a man and a woman, dated 1812, a portrait of a man, dated Petersburg 1809, a sleeping dog, dated 1825, a view of the St. Petersburg Bourse, dated 1814, all by Oesterreich, and a study of Classical ruins, by Malyshev, a Gothic scene in a landscape, by J. G. Schleitzer, a stormy night by a windmill, two maps of St. Petersburg in 1703 and 1803, a still-life of apples, grapes and strawberries, and others

48 drawings, a few signed, mostly on pages of the album, pencil, some brown or black ink, 25 with watercolour, 5ВЅ x IViin. (14 x 19cm.) and smaller, 12 drawings laid down or loose in album, early 19th century red straight-grained morocco, gilt borders of vines on covers, one cover with Thomas Ronald, jun. in gilt, spine gilt with title Denkmal der Freundschaft