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A view of the Ancient Agora, Korinth.

The Ancient Agora of Corinth. Stackelberg, Otto Magnus von, Baron. Baron de Stackelberg delt.; Lith. par Gaverini. The Ancient Agora of Corinth. "L'Ancienne Agora de Corinth." Paris J.F. d'Ostervald 1829-1834
Black & white lithograph of the ancient agora at Corinth with AcroCorinth in the background from Stackelberg's " La Grèce. Vues Pitttoresques et Topographiques." First and only edition: single page; blank verso.
The view shows the settlement at Corinth with the temple of Apollo and the archeological site to the rear; the whole is overlooked by AcroCorinth . Printed on india paper, mounted: sevenly toned, dampstaining to upper margins, entering image upper right .
Navari/ Blackmer: 1593; Sotheby's/Blackmer 1031 264 by 420mm (10½ by 16½ inches) extent of india paper, image Including title.    €650
Stock No. 1859 - Greece full description

The Oracle of Delphi.

A General View of Delphi. Stackelberg, Otto Magnus von, Baron. Baron de Stackelberg del . Justin Ouvrie lith. A General View of Delphi. "Vue Genérale de Delphes" Paris J.F. d'Ostervald 1829-1834
Black & white lithograph of the site of Delphi from Stackelberg's " La Grèce. Vues Pitttoresques et Topographiques." First and only edition: double page from an unfolded edition; blank verso.
The view shows the village of Kastri which stood on what is now the archeological site; the residents had used the marble columns and structures as support beams and roofs for their improvised houses.
Stackelberg indicates the temple of Apollo within the village, also giving locations for the Stadium and other major structures. although the site would not be excavated until the end of the century, when the village was moved following an earthquake. Behind is the rising might of Mount Parnassus, with Arachova on its high slopes. Generally clean & bright; 3 tiny wormhole withiin sky of the image; short tears to extreme margins well away from the image.
Navari/ Blackmer: 1593; Sotheby's/Blackmer 1031 415 by 660mm (16¼ by 26 inches) image including title.    €700
Stock No. 1868 - Greece full description

Livadeia, Capital of Boeotia.

View of Livadeia Boeotia. Stackelberg, Otto Magnus von, Baron. Baron de Stackelberg del . Justin Ouvrie lith. View of Livadeia Boeotia. "Lébadée aujourd'hui Livadie." Paris J.F. d'Ostervald 1829-1834
Black & white lithograph of the Livadia from Stackelberg's " La Grèce. Vues Pitttoresques et Topographiques." First and only edition: double page from an unfolded edition; blank verso.
Possibly the best view of Livadeia, showing its position on the slopes above the plain built between two hills the 2 springs known in mythology as "Lethe" (forgetfulness) and "Mnemosyne" (memory).
Stackelberg marks the Oracle of Trophonius and the mountains Parnassus and Cirphis . Clean and bright; printed on india paper, mounted; small scratch to sky; chips to extreme edges of paper.
Navari/ Blackmer: 1593; Sotheby's/Blackmer 1031 390 by 670mm (15¼ by 26½ inches) india paper.    €1000
Stock No. 1869 - Greece full description

Gyrton,on the river Pineios, Thessaly.

Gyrton in the valley of the Pineios. Stackelberg, Otto Magnus von, Baron. Baron de Stackelberg del . Villeneuve Lith. Gyrton in the valley of the Pineios. "Gyrton dans le Vallèe du Pènèe." Paris J.F. d'Ostervald 1829-1834
Black & white lithograph of the Gyrton & the valley of the Pineois, Thessaly from Stackelberg's " La Grèce. Vues Pitttoresques et Topographiques." First and only edition: double page from an unfolded edition; blank verso.
The view shows the course of the river in the valley with the mountains including olympus behind . gyrton is a small village on the river named after a mythological figure. Clean and bright; printed on india paper, mounted;some spotting to margins; chips to extreme edges of paper.
Navari/ Blackmer: 1593; Sotheby's/Blackmer 1031 365 by 586mm (14¼ by 23 inches)India paper.    €700
Stock No. 1870 - Greece full description

Athens from the Plain of Kifissós,

The Plain of Kifissós, Stackelberg, Otto Magnus von, Baron. Baron de Stackelberg del . Justin Ouvrie Lith. The Plain of Kifissós, "Plain de Céphisse." Paris J.F. d'Ostervald 1829-1834
Black & white lithograph of Athens from the Plain of Kifissós,, from Stackelberg's " La Grèce. Vues Pitttoresques et Topographiques." First and only edition: double page from an unfolded edition; blank verso.
The view shows the plain of the river Kifissós, with the Acropolis of Athens in the mid ground and extending to the sea and the port of Pireus, Clean & bright; tears to right margin repaired [longest 40mm top right corner] none of the tears enters the image.
Navari/ Blackmer: 1593; Sotheby's/Blackmer 1031 380 by 662mm (15 by 26 inches)image including title.    €1500
Stock No. 1873 - Greece full description

The Island of Salamína, site of the Battle of Salamis

Salamina. Stackelberg, Otto Magnus von, Baron. Baron de Stackelberg del . Jacollet Lith. Salamina. "Salamine." Paris J.F. d'Ostervald 1829-1834
Black & white lithograph of the island of Salamina from Stackelberg's " La Grèce. Vues Pitttoresques et Topographiques." First and only edition: double page from an unfolded edition; blank verso.
The view shows the island of Salamina from behind the village of Ampelaka , with indications of the sites of the ancient town of Salamina, the port and looking to the mainland, in the distance the Acropolis of Athens .
Stackelberg must have chosen this view as it also shows the site of the Battle of Salamis , between the island and the mainland. Clean & bright.
Navari/ Blackmer: 1593; Sotheby's/Blackmer 1031 3000 by 658mm (118 by 26 inches)image including title.    €800
Stock No. 1874 - Greece full description

The Port of Ægina.

The Great Portof Ægina and the ruins of the Temple of Venus. Stackelberg, Otto Magnus von, Baron. Baron de Stackelberg del . Rose Ostervald lith. The Great Portof Ægina and the ruins of the Temple of Venus. "Grand Port d'Egine et Restes de Temple de Venus" Paris J.F. d'Ostervald 1829-1834
Black & white lithograph of the port of Ægina, from Stackelberg's " La Grèce. Vues Pitttoresques et Topographiques." First and only edition: double page from an unfolded edition; blank verso.
The view shows the port of Ægina, with the town, and the remains of the Temple of Venus. Clean & bright; slight crease to centre of sky; a few tears repaired to edges of paper; spotting to blank margins.
Navari/ Blackmer: 1593; Sotheby's/Blackmer 1031 390 by 640mm (15¼ by 25¼ inches))image including title.    €1000
Stock No. 1875 - Greece full description

Town & Port of Poros, Saronic Gulf.

Troizinia and the Isle of Kalavria now called Poros. Stackelberg, Otto Magnus von, Baron. Baron de Stackelberg del . Lit-é par Villeneuve Troizinia and the Isle of Kalavria now called Poros. "Trœzène et Ile de Calaurie, aujourd'hui Poros." Paris J.F. d'Ostervald 1829-1834
Black & white lithograph of Poros Town on the Island of Poros from Stackelberg's " La Grèce. Vues Pitttoresques et Topographiques." First and only edition: double page from an unfolded edition; blank verso.
The view shows the port and town of Poros on Sphairia with the Isle of Kalavria in the background and looks across to Troizinia on the mainland . (Sphairia and Kalavria are the pair of islands which together are known as Poros). Bright , but some light spotting to image; spotting to blank margins.
Navari/ Blackmer: 1593; Sotheby's/Blackmer 1031 403 by 645mm (15¾ by 25½ inches)image including title.    €1200
Stock No. 1876 - Greece full description

The Bay and Peninsular of Epidaurus, Peloponnesus

Epidaurus. Stackelberg, Otto Magnus von, Baron. Baron de Stackelberg del . Lit-é par Villeneuve Epidaurus. "Epidaure." Paris J.F. d'Ostervald 1829-1834
Black & white lithograph of the port of Epidaurus from Stackelberg's " La Grèce. Vues Pitttoresques et Topographiques." First and only edition: double page from an unfolded edition; blank verso.
The view shows the port of Epidaurus, reputed to be the birthplace of Apollo's son Asclepius, the healer, on the coast below the Sanctuary of Asclepieion. Bright & clean; some small spots to image; 2 tiny wormholes within image; spotting to blank margins.
Navari/ Blackmer: 1593; Sotheby's/Blackmer 1031 405 by 625mm (16 by 24½ inches)india paper.    €800
Stock No. 1877 - Greece full description

The Lion gate of Mycenae, Peloponnesus

The Plain of Argos and Mycenae. Stackelberg, Otto Magnus von, Baron. Baron de Stackelberg del . Lithog par Broulloff. The Plain of Argos and Mycenae. "Plaine d'Argos et de Mycène." Paris J.F. d'Ostervald 1829-1834
Lithograph of the Lion gate of Mycenae and the plain of Argos from Stackelberg's " La Grèce. Vues Pitttoresques et Topographiques." First and only edition: double page from an unfolded edition; modern colour; blank verso.
The view shows the famous entry to the acropolis of Mycenae, the Lion Gate ,and looks over the Plain of Argos to the castle of Larissa, Argos with Nafplion in the distance .
The gate is unexcavated; in the foreground are various figures including the artist making a sketch of the gate; on the approach to the gate another group of figures, stand before the "trésor souterraine" as indicated by Stackelberg. The view is important in showing the archeological features before excavation which was first carried out by the Greek archaeologist Kyriakos Pittakis in 1841. He found and restored the Lion Gate. In 1876, Heinrich Schliemann started a complete excavation at the site. Bright & clean; some minor spotting to blank margins; upper corners with old repairs.
Navari/ Blackmer: 1593; Sotheby's/Blackmer 1031 360 by 650mm (14¼ by 25½ inches)image including title.    €800
Stock No. 1878 - Greece full description


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