Havannah [Havana] (1841)


Havannah


Havannah


Technique:

steel engraving

Artist:

unknown

Date:

1841 (?)

Original Size:

9,6 cm × 14,8 cm (engraving), 15,8 cm × 23,5 (original sheet)

Original title/description:

Havannah. Aus d. Kunstanst. d. Bibliogr. Instit. in Hildburgh. Eigenthum der Verleger.

Source:

taken from the popular magazine/book series “Meyer’s Universum oder Abbildungen und Beschreibung des Sehenswerthesten und Merkwürdigsten der Natur und Kunst auf der ganzen Erde“, originally edited by Joseph Meyer (publisher: “Bibliographisches Institut”)


Original sheet / original presentation (click to enlarge)


Havannah (original sheet / original presentation)


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2 comments

    1. Good question, the sheet I reproduced was originally part of a book (“Meyer’s Universum”), usually those single pages are sold in Germany for about 10-20 Euro. If you own a numbered single print, it may be worth more, but not very much more. If I were you, I would keep it.

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