Humboldt, Alexander von; The Great Naturalist; engraving by D. J. Pound, 1859, after C. Begas, 1840

By: Begas, Carl Joseph,

Price: $50.00

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Baron von Humboldt; Friedrich Heinrich Alexander Humboldt (1769 1859), half-length portrait, standing, facing left., Prussian polymath, naturalist, explorer; engraved by D J Pound from a painting by C Begas from the book "The Drawing Room of Eminent Personages" ' Volume 1 London 1860, engraving measuring (29.8 x 44 cm | 11.7 x 17.3 inches) some soil and foxing in the margins, image is sharp. This year (Sept.2019) the Germans will honour the life of von Humboldt, one of their greatest cultural figures, on the 250 th annniversary of his birth.

Title: Humboldt, Alexander von; The Great Naturalist; engraving by D. J. Pound, 1859, after C. Begas, 1840

Author Name: Begas, Carl Joseph,

Categories: Prints&Engravings, Art,

Publisher: London, 1860

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Portrait

Size: 29.8 x 44 cm | 11.7 x 17.3

kg: 1.00 kg

Seller ID: 112557137

Keywords: Stipple Engraving, Humboldt, Alexander von;