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Constantinople (Istanbul): Tarabya seen across the Bosphorus. Tinted lithograph by Lady A. Blackwood, 1857.

Blackwood, Alicia, Lady.
Date
[1857]
Reference
2136921i
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Description

A view from the Giant's Mountain towards Therapia (Tarabya) on the opposite shore. The lithograph shows a forested area behind Tarabya. The Sea of Marmara is calm and has a few boats on it

Publication/Creation

[Ventnor, Isle of Wight.] : [publisher not identified], [1857] (Bristol : Lavars printer)

Physical description

1 print : lithograph, with tint plate, with white heightening ; image 25.1 x 35 cm

Lettering

Therapia from the Giants Mountain, (from the Asiatic side.) ; Lithog.d from nature by Lady A. B.

Publications note

J.R. Abbey, Travel in aquatint and lithography 1770-1860, vol. I, London, 1957, pp. 213-214, no. 242.20

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2136921i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • English


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