Charles F. Crewes / TABLE MOUNTAIN Cape of Good Hope South Africa 1880

Charles F. Crewes / TABLE MOUNTAIN Cape of Good Hope South Africa 1880
Charles F. Crewes / TABLE MOUNTAIN Cape of Good Hope South Africa 1880

Charles F. Crewes / TABLE MOUNTAIN Cape of Good Hope South Africa 1880
TABLE MOUNTAIN, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa. Title: TABLE MOUNTAIN, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa. Text double column, with thin vertical rule dividing. Signed in type at conclusion: Charles F. / Cape Town, June 2, 1880.

Hampton drawn image, 2-9/16" x 6-1/8", depicting Cape Town harbor, with Table Mountain, Devil's Peak & "The Lion" in the background. Age toning & spotting to paper.

Item #35063 A poetical tribute, Kingly Mountain, soaring high... Imperial monarch of the plain! , to this prominent geographical sentinel watching over Cape Town, which, from the earliest to the present day, remains a popular attraction to the populace below. The author a bit of an enigma...

Theal records no other works by Crewes, with additional research suggesting he was a Cape Town photographer, having a studio, during the early 1880s, at the broadside's printed address: 42, Adderley-street. With respect to the piece itself, we are unable to find this literary work recorded in any major on-line database, including that of the University of South Africa, nor do we find it in the NUC. Established in 1989, Tavistock Books has been in its present Alameda location since 1997.

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Charles F. Crewes / TABLE MOUNTAIN Cape of Good Hope South Africa 1880


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