Walhalla temple near Regensburg antique print Germany 1850
Titled: Die Walhalla.
The Walhalla is located in a dominant position high above the Danube in the vicinity of Regensburg. This Neoclassical building in the form of a temple surrounded by a portico with columns represents one of the most important German national monuments of the 19th century.
Printmaker: Joseph Meyer, 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, steel engraving 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.: 5.75 x 4.5 inches. 15 x 11 cm. Condition: Excellent.