Etching on hand laid paper. Watermark: Snake (=German paper ca. 1720). on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 27 x 18 cm. The image size is ca. 20 x 10.4 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 10.6 x 7.1 inch. The image size is ca. 7.9 x 4.1 inch.
4 Antique prints, untitled. Set of 4 landscapes with moralistic captions. All 4 are coastal or river landscapes. They show fortifications and towns in the background. Ships and figures and transportation of goods. Source unknown, to be determined.Artists and Engravers: Made by ‘Josef Friedrich Leopold’ after own design. Josef Friedrich Leopold (1668-1720) was a German engraver and publisher from Augsburg.
Condition: Very good, given age. Large margins, some foxing and faint soiling in the margins. Remains of pencil annotation in the lower margin of the first image. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: 4 ANTIQUE PRINTS-LANDSCAPE-COAST-RIVER-MARINE-LEOPOLD