"Valetta Civitas Nova Maltae Olim Millitae", Dapper, Olivier
Period: 1680 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
14.5 x 11.2 inches
36.8 x 28.4 cm
Magnificent bird's-eye plan of the harbor and city of Valletta seen from the northwest. Beautifully engraved with a unique pictorial title cartouche, ships, a coat of arms and a decorative key locating 46 sites within the city.
Issued with narrow side margins, which have been expertly extended to accommodate framing.