Prints / Travel & Countries

Price: EUR 50,00

[Plate] Mörner, H.

Kajutan på Packet Båten emellan Köpenhamn och Kiel [In the cabin aboard the ship between Copenhagen and Kiel].

[Stockholm] Tr. hos Gjöthström & Magnusson. [1829] Image area 15 cm x 21,5 cm. The whole sheet 27 x 37,5 cm. Lithograph.

Large margins. A couple of stains and short tears to the margins. Some creases. Nice and clean image.

A plate published for Hjalmar Mörners "Reseminnen från Tyskland, Frankrike och Italien". A very lively and charming collection of images depicting Europe in the early 19th century. Mörner was a count and an officer. He published several fine plate books in Sweden, Italy and England. In Italy Mörner spent twelve years, where he among other things created his most famous work "Carnevale di Roma". He published "Reseminnen" when he returned to Sweden. The plates were printed by the leading llithographic print press in the country, Gjöthström & Magnusson in Stockholm.

Item No: 3086