This auction is for :- A c 1867 Original, finely detailed print from steel engraving, printed on good quality heavy stock paper with a blank reverse
beautifully engraved by unknown, but probably A H Payne
A fairly large hand coloured* print, showing :-
According to the Book of Genesis, Babel was an enormous tower built on the plain of Shinar (Babylonia)
It can be difficult to distinguish between hand colouring and printed colouring in these early examples - I believe them to be hand coloured, particularly after having seen a number of uncoloured examples
It is on good quality heavy gauge paper with a blank reverse,
The print measures OVERALL 330 x 240 mm (13 x 9.5 ") approx; and the engraved area varies from print to print, with very generous titled borders
CONDITION - a little grubby and handled to the borders - Please check the larger picture for condition
This item will be shipped flat in a board backed envelope.
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