Abd-el-Kader Abdelkader El Djezairi 1850 antique color lithograph portrait printBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Abd-el-Kader . D'apres un dessin fait au fort Lamalque.
(Abdelkader El Djezairi).
(Abdelkader el Djezairi, Algerian Sharif, Military Leader, Defended Against French Colonial Invasion, Admired for his Defense of Human Rights, Defended Christians During Riots in Damascus) .
Issued c.1845-50 (?), Paris by Maison Tessari/ Avanzo.
Litho by Fourquemin.
Interesting and uncommon original antique color lithograph portrait print with original hand color.
This individual was a highly regarded and widely respected Muslim leader from Algeria who led his country against the French.
Print remains overall clean & sound, light signs of age typical to all old sheets of printed paper. The photographs or scan provided should capture the appearance better than words.
Sheet measures c. 18 5.8" H x 12 5/8" W.
Printed area measures c. 10 5/8" H x 8 5/8" W