"Plan of Belgrade Beseig'd by the Imperial Army…", Rapin-Thoyras, Paul de
Subject: Balkans, Serbia
Period: 1732 (circa)
Publication: The History of England
Color: Hand Color
16.8 x 13.3 inches
42.7 x 33.8 cm
This beautiful composition shows the city of Belgrade and its fortifications at the confluence of the Danube and Save Rivers. Detail includes the placement of Turkish and Imperial forces. Two elaborate cartouches balance the corners.
Some paper weakness and breaks in the paper (with no loss of engraving) in the lower part of the map have been reinforced on verso with tissue.