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Audientie Saal, waar in de Keyserlyke Ambassadeur den Graaf van Virmond [...] [parallel text in Latin]
Audientie Saal, waar in de Keyserlyke Ambassadeur den Graaf van Virmond [...] [parallel text in Latin]
Leon: Schenk Fecit.
Pet:Schenk Exc: Amst: C.Priv. [n.d. c.1730.]
Engraving, sheet 160 x 190mm (6¼ x 7½"). Trimmed to plate.
A scene showing the visit of Austrian ambassador Damian Hugo of Virmont (1666-1722) to Constantinople in August 1719. The ambassador is received by the Sultan Ahmed III (1673-1736).
[Ref: 59243]   £85.00   (£102.00 incl.VAT)
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Mawanella Bridge, Ceylon.
Mawanella Bridge, Ceylon.
Drawn on Stone by W. Purser from a Sketch by Lieu.t J. Braybrooke.
Smith, Elder & Co. Cornhill, London [n.d., c.1832].
Scarce lithograph. Sheet 250 x 365mm (9¾ x 14½").
A view of the four arches of Mawanella Bridge, opened in 1833 and now the oldest brick bridge in use in Sri Lanka, a protected archaeological site. Possibly from an account of the building of the Colombo-Kandy Road, for which this was one of five bridges built.
Not in Abbey Travel.
[Ref: 59208]   £190.00   (£228.00 incl.VAT)
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[Peradeniya Bridge] Peradenia Bridge, Ceylon.
[Peradeniya Bridge] Peradenia Bridge, Ceylon.
Drawn on Stone by W. Purser from a Sketch by Lieu.t J. Braybrooke.
Smith, Elder & Co. Cornhill, London [n.d., c.1832].
Scarce lithograph. Sheet 235 x 305mm (9¼ x 12"). Tears in title taped. Some foxing.
A view of the Satin Bridge over the Mahaweli River in Peradeniya. Begun by Colonel J Fraser in July 1832 and finished in less than six months, it was built almost entirely of satin-wood, so skilfully that bolts were not needed. Possibly from an account of the building of the Colombo-Kandy Road, for which this was one of five bridges built.
Not in Abbey Travel.
[Ref: 59207]   £160.00   (£192.00 incl.VAT)
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Thebet Mountains.
Thebet Mountains.
Daniell Pinxit. H. Merke Aquatinta.
E. Orme Orme Excudit. Sold & Published Jan.y [1] 1804 by Edw.d Orme, [H]is Majesty's Printseller, 59, New Bond Street, London.
Coloured aquatint. Sheet 340 x 450mm (13½ x 17¾"). Trimmed within plate, tears and rubbing at edges, with loss of imprint. Slight wormhole, damaged in title.
One of the earliest view of the Himalaya Mountains by a professional artist. From ''Twenty-Four Views in Hindostan'' by William Daniell, who lived in India from 1784-1794.
Abbey Travel 424.
[Ref: 59277]   £360.00  
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