London, Published August 1st. 1863, by Henry Graves & Co. the Proprietors, Publishers to the Queen_6 Pall Mall.
Engraving and etching. Printsellers Association stamp. In this state only 50 issued. Plate 552 x 717mm. 21¾ x 28¼". Very large margins. Water staining upper left corner; scuffing to image.
Dido building Carthage, the Rise of the Cartheginian Empire, as inscribed on the wall to the left. A classical port with high buildings on the left with a cliff and temple on the right. Dido in group on quay at left, two boys sailing a toy boat in the foreground.
PSA. Vol.I: LP.I. 50.
[Ref: 25279] £480.00