Antique Print-FIREWORKS-KING-QUEEN-FRANCE-PARIS-Lacroix-1878

Price: € 24,50

Subject: Plate: ''Le feu d''artifice donne au roi et a la reine de France ...'' (Fireworks for the King and Queen of France by the city of Paris in 1782). After Moreau le Jeune.
Condition: Excellent given its age. General age related toning and occasional light staining / foxing. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Lithograph and wood engraving on a vellin type paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 18.3 x 27.9 cm. The image size is ca. 12.2 x 19.8 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 7.2 x 11 inch. The image size is ca. 4.8 x 7.8 inch.
Part Number: 26119
Location: C149-31
Description: This attractive original old antique print / plate originates from: 'XVIIIme Siecle. Lettres Sciences et Arts. France 1700-1789.' (Science and art of France during the 18th c. until 1789).), by Paul Lacroix, published in Paris by Firmin-Didot et Cie., 1878. This plate by Huyot.

Artists and Engravers: Paul Lacroix (1806-1884), French author and journalist. He is best known under his pseudonym of P.L. Jacob, bibliophile, or Bibliophile Jacob.