"[Lot of 2] Nice Ville Capitale du Comte... [and] Projet de la Forteresse de Nice", Fer, Nicolas de
Period: 1696 (circa)
Publication: Les Forces de l' Europe…
Color: Hand Color
8 x 5 inches
20.3 x 12.7 cm
Pair of handsome bird's-eye plans of Nice. First depicts the original city and castles and second shows the new fortress and expanded city. Both decorated with title cartouches in a military theme.
References: Pollak p. 40.
Light soil in margins, well away from map.