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Engraved surface: 17.2 cm x 10.5 cm. In wide ivory mount with one gold line (width of mount 6.0cm & 7.1 cm at the lower margin). Drawn by B.Perry. Ready to frame. In very good condition. Well executed later professional hand-colouring. The view shows the Fortress of Ham in Normandy in 1830. Sadly, in 1917, the Germans blew up much of the château. All that remains are the entrance tower and vestiges of the donjon and ramparts.
Title: Attractive original steel engraving of The Fortress of Ham in Normandy. The Prison of Prince Polignac. Drawn by B.Perry from an sketch taken on the spot in 1830 and published in the Royal Lady’s Magazine by W.Sams, Booksellers to the King.
Publisher: ca 1860.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 61343
Keywords: PRINTS B.PERRY, steel engraving, Fortress, Ham, Normandy, Prison, Prince Polignac, hand-colouring, ivory mount, château,