Original Phogravure of Mosque in Mecca by Grober, Printed in 1926
Item Number: 14422
Copperplate Photogravure Book Illustration of a Bird's-Eye View of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. This is is an original 1926 photogravure. Photogravure was made after a photograph by Karl Gröber. It was included in the first edition of a book with text and photogravures by Grober, published in 1926. Sheet size is about 8.25" x 10.25" / Printed area about 8.5" x 6.25"
Mecca is Islam's holiest city and home to the Kaaba shrine and the Masjid al-Haram (The Sacred or Grand Mosque).