City Views, Spain, Espagna, Canary Islands, Teneriffa, Santa Cruz, Mt. Teide,
Canary Islands - Pic de Teneriffa
Original antique print
In the center is the snow-capped Mt. Teide, the highest mountain of Spain (3715 meters).
The coastal town is Santa Cruz de Tenerife below the mountains is the capital city of the island.
It is known as a very cosmopolitain city. Nearby is the beautiful Playa de Teresitas.
Copper engraving with original hand coloring by Carl Bertuch, 1807.
This engraving comes from Carl Bertuch's "Bilderbuch fuer Kinder".
Included are two pages of description; one in French and one in Italian of the mountain and Santa Cruz.
The print has light natural age toning with a spot in the left margin.
Image: 14 x 20 cm ( 5.5 x 7.8")