"Plan de la Ville de Messine dans l'Isle de Sicile", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Messina, Sicily, Italy
Period: 1764 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
6.6 x 8.5 inches
16.8 x 21.6 cm
A handsome bird's-eye plan of the town of Messina. Several locations are identified, and the harbor is filled with depth soundings. Adorned with a rococo-style cartouche.
Watermarked paper with marginal soiling and light toning along sheet edges.