Roberts - Baalbec
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David Roberts - The Doorway of the Temple of Bacchus - Baalbec
"Baalbec. May 7th 1839. David Roberts R.A." Title: Doorway of Baalbec.
First edition, tinted lithograph, full-page plate, 52.4 x 37 cm.
Tear through the upper left corner neatly repaired.
David Roberts was elected member of the Royal Academy (R.A.) thanks to an oil-of-canvas painting, which is based on his sketch of the great portal - the doorway of Baalbec.