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The Obelisks at Alexandria, Called Cleopatra's Needles.
The Obelisks at Alexandria, Called Cleopatra's Needles.
L. Meyer del.t.
Published by R. Bowyer, Historic Gallery, Pall Mall, 1802.
Fine hand-coloured aquatint. E & P 1801 watermark. Plate: 290 x 375mm (11½ x 14¾"), with very large margins.
A view of an Ancient Egyptian obelisk at Alexandra. Luigi Mayer (1755-1803), was a Italian-German artist commissioned who travelled extensively through the Ottoman Empire between 1776-1794 as one of the earliest and most important late 18th century European painters of the Ottoman Empire. His 3-volume work, "Views in Egypt, Palestine and Other Parts of the Ottoman Empire", contained 96 aquatints by Thomas Milton.
Abbey Travel 369.
[Ref: 46224]   £140.00   (£168.00 incl.VAT)
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Part of the New City of Alexandria, with the Light House.
Part of the New City of Alexandria, with the Light House.
L. Meyer del. T. Milton direx.
Published by R. Bowyer, Historic Gallery, Pall Mall, Feb, 1802.
Fine hand-coloured aquatint, E & P 1801 watermark; Plate: 290 x 375mm (11½ x 14¾"), with large margins.
A view of Alexandria with the light house in the distance. Luigi Mayer (1755-1803), was a Italian-German artist commissioned who travelled extensively through the Ottoman Empire between 1776-1794 as one of the earliest and most important late 18th century European painters of the Ottoman Empire. His 3-volume work, "Views in Egypt, Palestine and Other Parts of the Ottoman Empire", contained 96 aquatints by Thomas Milton.
Abbey Travel 369.
[Ref: 46225]   £160.00   (£192.00 incl.VAT)
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The Chumie Missionary Station, Caffraria.
The Chumie Missionary Station, Caffraria. [Rev.d W.m Chalmers.]
[n.d., c.1845.]
Coloured lithograph. Sheet 185 x 245mm (7¼ x 9½").
A view of the landscape around Chumie mission station near Lovedale in the Eastern Cape. Founded by the Glasgow Missionary Society, the missionary was William Chalmers, who preached to the Xhosa in their own language. This print was probably published to raise money for the missions.
[Ref: 46194]   £65.00   (£78.00 incl.VAT)
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His Excellency Hamet Ben Hamet Ben Haddi, Ottoman Ambassador Extraordinary from the Emperor of Morocco to his Majesty of Great Britain in th Year 1682.
His Excellency Hamet Ben Hamet Ben Haddi, Ottoman Ambassador Extraordinary from the Emperor of Morocco to his Majesty of Great Britain in th Year 1682. From a Beautiful High finished Miniature of the same size in the Possession of J. Manson.
Painted by Sao Pere Rosse. Engraved by M. Tomkins, pupil of P.W. Tomkins.
London, Published Jan.y 20th 1797 by I. Manson No.6 Pall Mall.
Stipple. Plate: 290 x 220mm (11½ x 8½") with very large margins. Slight repairs near left hand.
A portrait of Muhammed ibn Haddu, Moroccan ambassador in London during the reign of Charles II, he was elected as a fellow of the Royal Society in 1682.
[Ref: 46321]   £140.00   (£168.00 incl.VAT)
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[Four Views in Mauritius]
[Four Views in Mauritius] No. 1 Habitation of Mr. Piston (now called La Folie) near the Mountain and Pit, at the Mauritius [...]; No. 2 View taken from the Top of the Canal; La Tamarinier; Le Ravinal on Herbe du Voyageur
Thuillier del.t [1819-27] Lith. de Engelmann [all text in ms below prints]
Four lithographs, dimensions 155 x 205mm (6 x 8") to 325 x 240mm (12¾ x 9½"). All trimmed to image and glued to album sheets. Very rare.
Four views in Mauritius after drawings by Pierre Amand François Thuillier (b.1782), possibly published in 1847, when other lithographs after his drawings in Mauritius appeared.
[Ref: 45692]   £290.00   view all images for this item
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Table Mountain - Cape of Good Hope.
Table Mountain - Cape of Good Hope.
[n.d., c.1860.]
Chromolithograph. Sheet: 230 x 300mm (9 x 12"). Staining.
A view of the Cape of Good Hope in South Africa from the sea.
[Ref: 46070]   £75.00   (£90.00 incl.VAT)
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