This is an original 1890 black and white wood engraving of a view of ancient Bethany, near Jerusalem in Israel. It is said that this holy village housed the tomb of Lazarus, as well as served as home to Mary, Martha and Simon the Leper, according to the New Testament. Bethany also lodged Jesus after his entry into Jerusalem.
This 121+ year old Item is rated Near Mint. Light aging throughout. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso of this engraving.
Product Type: Original Engraving; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint
Dimensions: Approximately 5 x 3.25 inches; 13 x 8 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)
Keywords specific to this image: House of the Figs, Middle Eastern, Religion