The Old Print Shop

Peking in China.

  • ARTIST: Herrmann Meyer

  • PUBLISHER: Published by Bibliographisches Institut.

  • MEDIUM: Steel engraving,

    DATE: c 1845.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 4 1/8 x 5 5/8" (107 x 148 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: Steel engraving from the "Universum," a continuing series of views published in America and Germany during the 1840s and 1850s by Hermann J. Meyer and his father Joseph. In 1849 Hermann Meyer moved to New York, where he issued most of the Americans before returning to Germany in 1857. <br><br> A view of modern day Beijing, China.

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: Hand colored.

  • CONDITION: Very good condition.