"Plan of Gibraltar", Gibson, John
Period: 1762 (dated)
Publication: Gentlemen's Magazine
Color: Black & White
17.5 x 6.7 inches
44.5 x 17 cm
Detailed copper engraving of the fortified peninsula. Inset of the Bay of Gibraltar. A great detailed look at one of the most powerful points of land in the history of the world. Two compass roses.
References: Jolly GENT-157.
Dark impression on thick hand laid paper. Stained at both side margins, just into neatline.