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BEITEDDINE PALACE – LEBANON - DER EL KAMAR ANTIQUE PRINT 1838
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Beiteddine Palace Lebanon Antique Print Der El Kamar 1838

1885

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Printmaker: Meyer, Joseph.

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Beiteddine Palace Lebanon Antique Print Der El Kamar 1838

Title: Der El Kamar And The Palace Of Beteddein.

Original antique print in hand coloring.

The palace was built by emir Bashir Shihab II in the period between 1788 and 1818.
It was the emir's residence until 1840.
Afterwards the building was used by the Ottoman authorities as the government residence.

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.

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Size:
Sheet app.: 27 x 18 cm. 10.5 x 7.25 inches.
Image app.: 18.5 x 12.5 cm. 7.25 x 4.75 inches.
Condition: VG++