Foreign Views of China by Thomas Allom, Italy by Luigi Rossini, Scandanavia by Colonel Dahlberg, and rare engravings of Bavarian Castles from the early 1700’s. Enjoy my online gallery of antique prints. Call us at 413-245-4197 because we would like to help you!
Foreign Views – by Luigi Rossini of Ancient Rome, Italy circa 1820
Luigi Rossini lived 1790-1857. A fabulous contributor to historic Rome! Luigi Rossini was born in Ravenna, Italy and he studied at the Academy of Bologna. Graduated in 1813 as an Architect & Artist. He was particularly interested in Classical Architecture of Rome and included the countryside of Roma. Luigi Rossini’s Ancient Roman views have influenced Classic architecture throughout the globe. Many images of Rome published in the early 1820’s.
The engravings are impressionable: 1. because of the size and 2. because of the incredible contrasting colors due to the etching. These compelling foreign views of early 19th Century Rome, are known to be some of the most impressive artwork ever published on the world scenery. They are very large, copper plate engravings, on hand made paper, with deep dark etching. Each is an excellent, strong strike from the copper plate which was so carefully made.
Foreign Views of Life in China by Thomas Allom, 1855.
Rare hand colored steel engravings of Life in China during the mid 1800’s by Thomas Allom which were produced in 1855. The original art work was transferred onto a steel plate, meticulously engraved with engravers tools called burins. This type of engraving could produce superior detail. The time involved in creating an engraving was countless. Finally, the engraved steel plate was inked up. Then carefully pressed, stamped, or printed onto a sheet of high quality woven rag paper. Antique Chinoiserie Prints from Anne Hall Antique Prints. Each engraving depicting life in China measures @ 8×11″ and are priced at $150. each. Call 413-245-4197
Foreign Views Allom’s China, difficult to find yet these are specially priced at $135. each. These old hand colored steel engravings of China are the illustrations of Thomas Allom. They are antiques, produced in the mid 19th Century, and very close to 1855. The original illustrations or art work of Allom’s was transferred onto a specially prepared steel plate followed by meticulous engraving. Tremendous detail was the end result. Steel has such a hard surface, on a sheet or plate of steel, the engraver’s detail could be extremely fine. Almost like a black and white photo. With the effect of shading produced through technique in engraving on steel. The plate was inked up carefully and printed onto a sheet of high quality woven rag paper. The water colors in these Antique Chinoiserie Prints was professionally added. Each old Chinese print measures @8×11″ $135 each.
Views of Germany. Werning’s Bavarian Engravings Dating to 1703:
Decorative Views of Bavaria. Date 1703. Rare copper plate engravings on hand made hand laid rag paper.
Foreign Views: Michael Werning’s Bavaria, 1703
Michael Wening’s Decorative Views of Bavaria Date to 1703! These are very rare copper plate engravings on hand made hand laid rag with outstanding hand coloring. A decorative crest and ribbon adorn each Castle. Each is in vivid and bright pristine condition. $350. each.
Foreign Views: English Manor Homes.
Small Antique Castle Chromolithographs Dating to 1880 measuring about 8×11″ Priced at $45. each Call 413-245-4197 for a customized set of your own.
Foreign Views of old Sweden, now Scandanavia by Colonel Dahlberg. 1697-1713.
Our decorative Scandanavian Views were published from 1697-1713. Colonel Dahlberg illustrated views around Sweden which included much of today’s Scandanavia. Many of the estates depicted in the illustrations still exist today. The perspectives are unique, giving the viewer insight as to construction and enormity of estates. Considerably rare copper plate engravings on hand made hand laid linen rag with water coloring. Each piece measures about 14 x 18″ and they are in very good condition. Call 413-245-4197
Decorative Foreign Views of Scandanavia by Colonel Dahlberg without water colours.
Dahlberg’s Decorative Views were published from 1697 to 1713. Colonel Dahlberg illustrated views around Scandinavia. Many of the estates depicted in these old illustrations still exist today. The perspectives are unique, giving the viewer insight as to construction and enormity of estates. These are rare copper plate engravings on hand made hand laid linen rag. The paper measures about 14 x 18″ and the prints are in very good condition.
Rossini’s Rome Huge & Decorative Foreign Views of Italy in the Early 1800’s.
Foreign Views: Roman Engravings by Luigi Rossini, Scandanavia Castles by Colonel Dahlberg, and Bavarian Castles by Werning. These antique decorative views are old foreign views by Thomas Allom, Colonel Dahlberg, Rossini, and other early decorative illustrators and architects. The sizes range from the huge antique copper plate engravings with etchings of Rome by Rossini published during the 1820’s to small estate chromolithographs of Great Britain. We also sell small and rare Chinoiserie prints by Thomas Allom from 1855. Life in China during the 1850’s. Michael Werning’s views of Bavaria from the early 1700’s. Colonel Dahlberg’s rare views of Scandinavia from 1697-1713. His is a rare and fantastic work on Scandinavian monumental estates c.1700 by Dahlberg and Bavarian views by Werning with crests and ribbons that are superbly decorative. The Dahlberg and Werning views are hand colored copper plate engravings on hand made hand laid linen rag. Dahlberg’s Architecture around Scandanavia from c.1690-1713 is considered the rarest produced on Sweden.