Archeology, City Views, Italy, Sicily, Syracuse, theatre
Vue de Syracuse prise du Théâtre.
Engraved by Franz Hegi (1774-1850) after S. Birmann fils (1798-1847).
Crease in lower right margin corner. Small, repaired tear on upper margin edge.
29 x 42.6 cm ( 11.4 x 16.7 ")
Exquisite print of Syracuse
From "Voyage pittoresque en Sicilie", published by E. G. de la Salle in Paris from 1822-1826.
Three absolutely splendid views from a series of 23 different aquatints of Sicily. These originally watercolored views of important archeologigal sites and their 19th century surroundings have a quality of the highest standard.
Wide margins. Clean images