1858 Wood Engraving Art Dahr El Sitt Monastery Joun Lebanon Middle East XGAD7

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"Residence of Lady Hester Stanhope"

This is an original 1858 black and white wood engraving of artwork that depicted the historic home of Lady Hester Stanhope, a British socialite, adventurer, traveler, and pioneer of Holy Land archaeology, who resided at the abandoned monastery of Dahr El Sitt in the Chouf Mountains near the village of Joun, Lebanon, Middle East until her death in 1839.

CONDITION

This 153+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Moderate aging throughout. Light wrinkling. Small tear - bottom margin. Light water staining.

  • Product Type: Original Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 4 inches; 17 x 10 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Tour the Holy Land with this collection of wood engravings from 1858 that Period Paper is proud to present! Finally be able to associate the landscape with the name of many famous Biblical settings such as the Sea of Galilee, Jerusalem, Caesarea, and Jericho. Then put yourself further in the middle of the Middle East as you traverse the environs of Lebanon, Syria, Israel, and the West Bank Palestinian territory. To continue browsing this unique collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

Keywords specific to this image: Landscape

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