"Dunkirk A Strong Seaport Town in the Earldon of Flanders, in the Low Countries subject to the French", Tindal, Nicholas
Period: 1744 (circa)
Publication: Tindal's Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History of England
Color: Hand Color
19 x 14.5 inches
48.3 x 36.8 cm
Very handsome view of the walled city with its extensive fortifications and surrounding countryside. A key at bottom left lists 40 important sites. Engraved by I. Basire and embellished with a fine title cartouche incorporating a raging sea battle.
References: Phillips (A) #8019.
Couple of minor repairs in blank margins.