Optical Antique Print-SEA-PORT-TOULON SUR MER-FRANCE-Leizelt-1770

Optical Antique Print-SEA-PORT-TOULON SUR MER-FRANCE-Leizelt-1770. Description: Source unknown, to be determined. Artists and Engravers: Made by’Balthasar Frederic Leizelt’ after an anonymous artist. Balthasar Frederic Leizelt (active 17501800) was a German artist and copperplate engraver working from Augsburg. Subject: Antique print, titled:’Der alte See Hafen zu Toulon. This print shows the old sea port in Toulon-sur-Mer in France, with a large number of figures in the foreground. This is an optical print, also called’vue optique’ or’vue d’optique’, which were made to be viewed through a Zograscope, or other devices of convex lens and mirrors, all of which produced an optical illusion of depth. Condition: Very good, given age. A few creases and a few stains. Image trimmed on all but bottom side. Short left, top and right margin remargined, using contemporary paper reinforced with acid free archival tape. Please study scan carefully. Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 40.4 x 31.7 cm. The image size is ca. 37.4 x 29.1 cm. Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 15.9 x 12.5 inch. 14.7 x 11.5 inch. Medium: Etching/engraving on hand laid paper. We guarantee our items to be genuine original. GO TO OUR STORE and explore our huge collection of fine antique maps and prints. FIND SIMILAR ITEMS IN OUR STORE. Visit our Store: we would like to invite you to review similar items in our Store or to browse through all other items in our Store. We are confident that you will find very special unique antique maps and prints in our Store. It is our privilege to have you as a customer. Register here for our Newsletter! The item “Optical Antique Print-SEA-PORT-TOULON SUR MER-FRANCE-Leizelt-1770″ is in sale since Saturday, November 26, 2016. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “theprintscollector” and is located in Zeeland. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Condition: Used
  • Subject: Landscape
  • Date of Creation: Pre-1800
  • Print Type: Engraving
  • Original/Reproduction: Original Print
  • Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
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