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The Rugendas Letters:
Johann Moritz Rugendas’
First Voyage to Brazil
The Sections of Cap Trafalgar
The First Prussian Maritime Atlas
Naples – Dill, Ludwig (Gernsbach, Baden, 1848 – Karlsruhe 1940). Harbor of Naples. Dense maritime activity below Sant’ Elmo Castle and the town stretching up the ridge with works in the yards or, quite in front right,
the less frequently depicted caulking .
Wood engraving for Adolf Closs (1840 Stuttgart 1894, “at his time one of the best of his profession in Germany”, Thieme-Becker). (1876.) Inscribed in the stock: Dill Napoli 74, and per typographical caption in German as above. 10¼ × 6¾ in (26 × 17.2 cm). – Instructive as well as optically fine sheet, as ordered work instantaneously transferred into the wood.
Offer no. 28,203 / EUR 152. (c. US$ 166.) + shipping