Price: € 22,50

Subject: Plate: 'Pie VII benissant les fideles assembles dans son appartement, au Pavillion de Flore, le vendredi 8 mars 1805.' (Pope Pius VII blesses believers in his apartment in the Pavillion de Flore on march 8 1805).
Condition: Fine given its age. Stains in right margin, not affecting image. General age related toning and occasional light staining / foxing. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Original wood engravings with a lithograpic tone background on a vellin type paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 28 x 18.3 cm. The image size is ca. 18.5 x 12 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 11 x 7.2 inch. The image size is ca. 7.3 x 4.7 inch.
Part Number: 25154
Location: C154-27
Description: This attractive original old antique print / plate originates from: 'Directoire, consulat en empire. Moeurs et usages, lettres, sciences et arts. France. 1795-1815.' (Customs, habits and costumes of France during the Empire period, 1795-1815).), by Paul Lacroix, published in Paris by Firmin-Didot et Cie. , 1884.

Artists and Engravers: Paul Lacroix (1806-1884), French author and journalist. He is best known under his pseudonym of P.L. Jacob, bibliophile, or Bibliophile Jacob. The lithograph is by Mauler.