Charming antique 18th Century view of Niagara Falls from Abbe Prevost's book Histoire Générale des Voyages published in Amsterdam in 1774 by E. van Harrevelt after a line engraving by Dutch painter and engraver Noach (II) van der Meer (1741-1822).
Inscription on the page reads as follows:
Tom. XXI. Cataracte de Niagara, N. v. de Meer Jun. f.
It comes matted and framed ready to display. In good used condition with toning and creases to paper consistent with age and losses and imperfections to frame and maple wood veneer as shown. Shipped fully insured with tracking number.
Measurements: Frame: 17 3/4" by 14 1/2"; Sheet: 11 1/2" by 8 5/8" approximately; Visible image inside red border: 10 5/16 by 6 7/8" approximately.