"A VIEW OF THE MOUNTAINS WHICH ARE EXTREMELY WILD IN THEIR FORMS"
SALT, Henry. View Near the Village of Asceriah, in Abyssinia. FROM: Twenty-Four Views Taken in St. Helena, the Cape, India. London, 1809.
Splendid, large, hand-colored aquatint of the picturesque mountainous Abyssinian countryside, Plate XVII from Salt’s folio views of India, Egypt, Ceylon, Abyssinia, the Cape of Good Hope, and St. Helena. Engraved by Daniel Havell. $3200.