Antique Print-FRANCE-PYRENEES-CIRQUE DE GAVARNIE-Reclus-Laplante-1881

Price: € 29,50

Subject: Plate : 'Cirque de Gavarnie.' (Cirque de Gavarnie in the Pyrenees, France).
Condition: Good. General age related toning. Scattered light foxing / light staining. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Wood engraving on a vellin type of paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 26.5 x 18 cm. The image size is ca. 19 x 14 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 10.4 x 7.1 inch. The image size is ca. 7.5 x 5.5 inch.
Part Number: 37018
Location: C246-02
Description: This original old antique print / plate originates from: 'Nouvelle Geographie Universelle La Terre et les Hommes II : La France.' by Jacques Elisee Reclus, published in Paris by Hachette & Cie., 1881.

Artists and Engravers: Jacques Elisee Reclus was a renowned French geographer, writer and anarchist. He produced his 19-volume masterwork La Nouvelle Geographie universelle, la terre et les hommes ('Universal Geography'), over a period of nearly 20 years (1875 � 1894). This plate by Laplante after Schrader.