Olomouc is a city in the eastern province of Moravia in the Czech Republic. It’s known for its 6 baroque fountains and the 18th-century.
Printmaker: Meyer, Joseph, 1796-1856.
Meyer operated very successfully as a publisher, employing a system of serial subscription to publications, which was new at that time. To this end he founded a company, Bibliographisches Institut, in Gotha. He published several editions atlases, the world in pictures on steel engravings ("Meyers Universum", 1833–61, 17 volumes in 12 languages with 80,000 subscribers all over Europe)
Origin: Meyer's Universum, published by Bibliographic Institute Hildburghausen Germany.
16th -17th -18th-19th Century antique original engraved prints A Certificate of Authenticity ( COA ) will be supplied on request. We ship our antique items across the world.
Sheet app.: 10.5 x 7.5 inches. 26.5 x 18.5 cm. Image app.: 6 x 3.75 inches. 15 x 10 cm Condition: Good, light marginal spots.