Roberts - Baalbec
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David Roberts - General view of Baalbek, the ancient Heliopolis
"Ruins of Baalbec. May 5th 1839. David Roberts R.A." Title: Baalbec - (Lebanon)
First edition, tinted lithograph, full-page plate, 35.3 x 51 cm.
"The beauty of its form, the exquisite richness of its ornament, and the vast magnitude of its dimensions are all together unparalleled." D. Roberts, May 4, 1839.