"Birds-eye View of the City and Port of Malta",
Period: 1804 (dated)
Publication: Ancient and Modern Malta...
Color: Black & White
13.4 x 8.3 inches
34 x 21.1 cm
This attractive bird's-eye view depicts the fortified port of Malta. Very detailed, the engraving shows individual buildings, churches, and fortifications with three ships in the harbor. The view was published in Louis de Boisgelin's Ancient and Modern Malta: Containing a Description of the Ports and Cities of the Islands of Malta and Goza.... Printed for G. & J. Robinson in London.
A crisp, dark impression with faint toning adjacent to a fold. Issued folding.