This listing is for a circa 1845 finely detailed print from steel engraving,
Braubach and the Castle of Marksburg, Rhine
Beautifully engraved by E. Brandard from the work by W. H. Bartlett
A Beautiful engraving showing the Schloss Marksburg or Castle on top ok a hill overlooking the Rhine and the town of Braubach. Women in traditional dress are going about their daily work. It is also titled in German "Braubach und Schloss Marksburg" and in French "Braubach et le Fort de Marksbourg". Miel
Provenance - Published: London and Paris by Fisher Son and Co. 1845c
Steel engraving was a technique for printing illustrations developed during the 1800's. The steel engraving process allowed for much finer detail in the finished print.
It is printed on very good quality paper which is blank on the reverse. The print bears the indent markings on the borders which is a feature from the steel engraving printing of prints of this period.
The overall print including borders measures 245 x 200 mm (9.5 x 8 inches) approximately.
There is a little age yellowing which is a feature of items of great age and there may be some scattered but light, brown spotting ( foxing ). This print inevitably would have been originally bound in a book at some time - please check the larger picture for condition, anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description.
This item will be shipped flat in a board backed envelope.
Info. The term "an original print" is a pictorial image made in a manner which allows it to be multiplied, and originating from the date stated. This includes examples of various methods of printmaking including engravings, etchings, woodcuts etc. Many prints inevitably would have been originally bound in a book at some time
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