Beautiful Ornate Cartouche Fanciful Heaven Earth c1700 engraved print hand colorBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Ornate allegorical emblem-style engraving).
Fine and uncommon mid-eighteenth century print. With lovely hand color.
Issued c.1740-70, likely France.
Beautiful little "miniature" format engraving with an armillary sphere above the seated scholar. Open book, artist's pallette, measuring calipers, compass, scrolls, etc. Very decorative and appealing image.
An actual antique/ vintage printed sheet of paper, not a modern copy or reprint.
Attractive and appealing old vintage antique print entirely worthy of hanging for display. Clean, beautiful age patina.
Sheet measures c. 4 7/8 " H x 6 7/8 " W.
Printed area measures c.4 " H x 6 " W.