SUPERB ORIGINAL FIRST-ISSUE ROBERTS HOLY LAND PLATE, HAND-COLORED
ROBERTS, David. Christian Church of St. George at Lud, Ancient Lydda. London, 1842-49.
Beautiful original hand-colored lithograph of the Christian Church of St. George at Lud, Ancient Lydda, from the superb large format first issue of Roberts’ landmark work, The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia (only the first issue is hand-colored on onionskin and mounted on heavier card). $3000.