- Old Prints
- "'vue d'optique'" Vue du Palais Royal de Saint Jacques Pall Mall" France 1753
"'vue d'optique'" Vue du Palais Royal de Saint Jacques Pall Mall" France 1753
Hand colored etching on rag paper
Originally from a three dimensional set with mirrors. The text is printed backwards on the top of the print.
Text on the bottom of the page is in English"A View of St. James Place Pall Mall and French.
Size: 12 3/4 x 19 1/4 inches
"veu d'optique" is the term used to describe a three dimensional French Viewing Box (Zograscope)with mirrors. Prints like this would have been used as the backdrop in the box.