Arch of Trajan in Ancone Sailboat Ornate 1840 scarce antique Italy view printBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Arc de Trajan a Ancone
(Italy- Arch of Trajan in Ancone- Ornate Architecture- Sailboat)
Printed ca. 1840, France
Scarce original antique engraved view.
Paper shows typical gentle signs of age, minor normal waviness associated with age, some mostly light spotting or foxing as celarly visible within scan, but is clean overall and retains its soundness. A charming and uncommon mid-19th century printed view.
An appealing and not often seen antique view which could readily be collected on its own merits, displayed or given as a present.
Please inspect enlargeable photo closely - Any noteworthy flaws to the printed surface area should be noticeable within zoomable picture provided . The scan is superior to any words .
[ note: We grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws. We are doing our best to show & describe this item so you are happy when it arrives ].
Despite any small age flaws the sheet may display, the printed area remains fresh, clean and visually pleasing. The view is well preserved.
Overall a nice impression of an original and interesting antique printed image that any collector, dealer, institution or person of good taste would be happy to own.
Sheet measures c. 4 3/4" W x 7 5/8" H.
Printed view area measures c. 4" W x 5 3/8" H.