France, Paris; Illustrated London News - Two views of the Louvre - 1851-1860

Description
France, Paris; Illustrated London News - Two views of the Louvre - 1851-1860
From the Issue Aug. 15, 1857

Beautiful engraving for the issue of the Illustrated London News. On wove paper. With text at the back (pages 161 and 159).

Two interesting views of the courtyard of the Louvre. The bottom one shows the Palais des Tuileries 13 years before it was burnt down in the Commune of 1870.

Condition:
Some folds. Vertical centre fold with 6 stitch holes.

Lot details
Object
View
Country (current geographical location)
France
Geographical specification
Paris
Map maker/ publisher
Illustrated London News
Map/ Book title
Two views of the Louvre
Period
1851-1860
Condition
Reasonable
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
From the Issue Aug. 15, 1857
Size of the largest image
35×50 cm
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