42 x 24.5 cm (16.5 x 9.75 inches)Electrical Machine, Vespasian's AmphitheatreThis large antique copper plate engraving is by George Selby Howard he was a distinguished English scientist and lawyer. It was made in 1788 for "The New Royal Cyclopaedia and Encyclopaedia". The engraving is printed on cha..
24.5 x 15 cm (9.5 x 6 inches).With Mount Vesuvius smoking in the backgroundTop left corner has skillful repair to a paper faultThis antique print about Pompeii is by Sir William Gell and was made in 1817. Pompeii was a city near Naples, buried by ash by a volcano in 79AD. This is an original antique..
23.0 x 15.0 cm (9.2 x 4.8 inches).Anfitcatro di Verona (double sized print)Italy,RomeThis exquisitely detailed hand finished engraving is from a set titled il Costume Antico e Moderno by Dr Giulo Ferrario (1767-1847)and was made in the 1820s. Ferrario's work documented and compared clothes and costu..
26 x 21.5 cm (10.5 x 8.5 inches).Nauvmachiae id est Navalis PugnisThis original antique print is from Basil Kennett's work "Romae Antiquae Notitia, or the Antiquities of Rome", a highly regarded study of ancient Roman life. It was made by engraving in 1820 and is in good condition...