Rare Atlas Tanner 1844

Atlas Tanner. République du Texas

  Henry Schenck Tanner. A New Universal Atlas, containing Maps of the various Empires, Kingdoms, States and Republics of the World. With a special map of each of the United States, plans of cities, &c. Comprehended in seventy sheets and […]

Lighthouse St. George Reef

Phare Saint-Georges Reef

    Lighthouse St. George Reef, Californie. [Technical plan in half vertical cut of the lantern of St. George’s Lighthouse]. No place, 14 septembre 1886. Drawing in watercoloured China ink (68 x 48 cm.) of the focal plane of the […]

The guillotine, perfected in 1868

Guillotine Berger 1868

The Berger model Guillotine. Drawing in watercolour enhanced ink [around 1868]. Dim. 47,8 x 62 cm. Representation on a scale 1/10th with dimensions and legend, on BFK Rives.     Alphonse Léon Berger (1841-1906) was one of the assistants of […]