The Old Print Shop

Cape Blanco.

  • ARTIST: David Roberts

  • PUBLISHER: London, published by F. G. Moon, 20 Threadneedle St.

  • MEDIUM: Two-color lithograph with modern handcoloring,

    DATE: 1841-49.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 14 x 20" (35.6 x 51 cm).

  • DESCRIPTION: This is a plate from the standard edition of "The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt & Nubia", from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts R.A.. Lithographed by Louis Haghe of the firm Day & Haghe, one of the earliest lithograph publishers of England, these prints were published in six volume sets over a span of eight years (1841-49).<br><br> Ras-el-Abiad, on the Syrian coast. known today as Ras el Biyada.


  • CONDITION: Good condition and color.