Prague Czech Republic flood of 1824 rare antique engraved view print made 1824Brian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Weerschwemmung von Prag den 26t Juny 1824.
(Prague city- Czech Republic- major urban flood 26 Jun 1824).
Original antique engraved print of this rare severe weather event. Rare engraving relating to this topic.
Issued 1824, Vienna, Austria.
An actual antique/ vintage print, plate mark visible, not a modern copy or reprint of an old print.
Old fold lines- sheet has been folded in the past and now has closed tears, age browning, small loss at fold line intersection, some wrinkling to sheet, etc.
A style and manner of depiction entirely unique to this era, displays a particular almost folk-art charm.
Sheet measures c. 11 5/8 " H x 14 1/2 " W.
Printed area measures c. 7 3/8" H x 11 1/4 " W.