The Holy Land; 123 coloured Facsimile Lithographs and The Journal from his visit to the Holy Land.
A beautiful large format book featuring the work of 19th Century Scottish artist, David Roberts, R.A. His beautiful paintings of the ancient landscapes and archaeology of the Middle East have sealed his reputation as an srtist of the highest quality.
The book has 5 main parts: Jerusalem, Galilee & Lebanon, Judea & Jordan River, Samara & Idumea and The Desert.
The text and lithographs are by the courtesy of the Victoria & Albert Museum in london.
Full colour throughout. Published 1989 by Studio Editions, an imprint of Bestseller Publications Ltd in London. In Fine condition - dustjacket has a 1.5cm tear to lower right corner, but no losses.
A subtantial volume weighing around 2.75kg. 34.5cm high x 25.5cm wide x 3.8cm deep.