Crayon style lithograph with original hand colouring. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 11 x 17.5 cm. The image size is ca. 8.5 x 14 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 4.3 x 6.9 inch. The image size is ca. 3.3 x 5.5 inch.
Plate: ‘Der Raub.’ (The robbery). This plate shows native Americans / Appalachian Indians that killed a man and taking his wife (the Realy’s) in the 18th century in North East America near present day Nashville. This very scarse plate originates from: ‘Panorama der merkwurdigsten Reiseabenteuer zu wasser und zu lande oder kampfe mit naturereignissen, wilden menschen, thieren u.s.w. treu und fasslich erzahlt von Hermann Fritsche.’ (transl.: Overview of the most curious travel adventures by water or land or fights with nature events, wild people, animals etc. correct and lively told by Hermann Fritsche.), published in Dresden by C.G. Lohse, c. 1850.Artists and Engravers: Author: Hermann Fritsche.
Condition: Excellent. General age related toning. Occasional light staining. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-NATIVE AMERICANS-INDIANS-USA-REALY-ROBBERY-FRITSCHE