"Plan of the City of Barcelona", Tindal, Nicholas
Subject: Barcelona, Spain
Period: 1745 (circa)
Publication: Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History of England
Color: Black & White
18.5 x 14 inches
47 x 35.6 cm
Boldly engraved bird's-eye plan of Barcelona. It shows a meticulously detailed walled city, surrounded with a patchwork of fields. Numerous fortifications are located, and there is a lettered key describing the main buildings and roads. Three sailing ships are shown in the harbor.
Watermarked paper with light centerfold toning, short centerfold separations confined to blank margins, and a number of small wormholes also confined to the blank margins.