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Picturesque Scenery in the Holy Land and Syria / Jacob's Bridge

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From the Collection

Additional makers

Publisher - Thomas McLean; Draughtsman - Daniel Orme; Publisher - Edward Orme; Print maker - Joseph Constantine Stadler

Description

View of a bridge with three figures in the foreground, encampment in the background stretching up mountainside at left, a stream at the foot. 1803, re-published 1819. Hand-coloured aquatint and etching.

Inscription

Lettered below image with title ["The Holy Land" added in ink twice], production detail: "Sketched on the spot by F. B. Spilsbury and Drawn by D. Orme/ Edwd.Orme Excudt./I. C. Stadler Aquatinta" and publication line: "London Pubd. by T. McLean, Jany. 1 1819"; numbered above image at right: "No. XIV"

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Image Credit

image © Trustees of the British Museum

From the Watercolour World

Location

Gesher Benot Ya'akov, Israel

Country

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