Winner's Unlimited - No. 101

Holy books, letters from Rabbis and Rebbes, Judaica, Maps, Periodicals, Postcards, banknotes, Eretz Israel and Zionism

July 19, 2017
Opening $ 120
Estimate $ 300 - $ 400
Sold for $ 171
Including buyer's premium

A colored lithograph of the city of Tiberius next to the Sea of the Galilee. By David Roberts - stamped, described and dated on the plate 1839, published by F.G. Moon, London 1844.

David Roberts [1796-1864], an English artist. One of the pioneers of the artists who came to paint in Israel in order to circulate his paintings among the European public. Roberts visited Israel between 1838-1840 and painted scenes from the Holy Land in watercolor and oil paints. His paintings quickly became the most beautiful painted at the time. On returning to England, he prepared lithographs based on his paintings at Louis Haghe, between the years 1842-1849.

Size: 34x49 cm. Frame: 43x60 cm.

A few aging stains. Fine-very fine condition.

Category
Posters & Engraving