"Dunkirk A strong Seaport Town in the Earldom of Flanders, in the Low Countries subject to the French", Tindal, Nicholas
Subject: Dunkerque, France
Period: 1744 (circa)
Publication: Tindal's Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History of England
Color: Hand Color
19.3 x 14.5 inches
49 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.
The bottom margin has been trimmed nearly to the title.