Descent upon the Valley of the JordanSKU: 4543
Descent upon the Valley of the Jordan
Date of publication:
33 x 48.5 cm
London: Day & Son for FG Moon, 1842-45. Tinted lithograph by Louis Haghe after Roberts, 33 x 48.5 cm, minor spotting. From the first edition of ‘The Holy Land’ which, with 'Egypt and Nubia', form “one of the most important and elaborate ventures in nineteenth-century publishing, and ... the apotheosis of the tinted lithograph” (Abbey). Abbey, Travel, 385.