Auction 99, Lot 447

"Russia in Asia", Tallis, John

Subject: Russia

Period: 1851 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
12.7 x 10 inches
32.3 x 25.4 cm

Great steel engraving extending from the Urals to Kamchatka. Vignettes of Troitsk, Kamchatkan dogs, Skorskarskoi Pagost and a scene of men and dogs being attacked by a giant bear. Very nice decorative border.

References:

Condition: B

Couple of very light spots and some surface soil.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Unsold

Closed on 6/12/2002

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