Tuesday, 9 June 2009

Meyer's Universum

Cintra bei Lissabon in Portugal, from steel engraving with fine detail and clear impression, nice hand coloring. Overall size is 18.4 x 27.8 cm, image size is 9.1 x 14.5 cm. Print was published in Germany in Meyer's Universum by Bibliographic Institute Hildburghausen.


Rubus said...

If you take of the colour and the tree on the left its just like CINTRA from a Sketch by Col. Sir Samuel Hawker. Why this difference?

Gerald Luckhurst said...

Yes you are right. The colouring is made by hand on a b+w print. However as to the tree I'm not sure. How clever of you to notice!