"La Citta di Milano Capitale di Tutto il Ducato Milanese", Albrizzi, Girolamo
Subject: Milan, Italy
Period: 1756 (circa)
Publication: Salmon's Modern History
Color: Black & White
12.5 x 6.4 inches
31.8 x 16.3 cm
This attractive view of the fortified city of Milan was issued in an Italian edition of Thomas Salmon's Modern History. The engraving shows the city from a slight elevation with the Duomo prominently depicted near the center of the image. Fertile farmland and travelers are depicted in the foreground.
A dark impression on a clean sheet. Issued folding.