Plan of the Camp of Tarragona by Isaac Basire

Plan of the Camp of Tarragona by Isaac Basire

Code: 47076

£55.00 Approx $69.71, €64.33

Author: Basire, Isaac

Publisher: For Mr Tyndal's Continuation of Mr Rapin's History.

Date published: 1745circa

An attractive plan of Tarragona and the surrounding plain, with reference to its military defence, showing which of the surrounding hills are passable by cavalry. Title along lower border. Copper engraving. Overall size: 48.6cms x 40.4cms. Image size: 466mm x 378mm including title. Centrefold as issued. Three galleons are featured in full sail in the Mediterranean. An attractine maritime cartouche contains the scale. Slight dustiness in blank areas ; slight browning to sheet edges and one faint brown mark next to Hospitalet on coast left; and extremely faint offset image of maritime cartouche but barely noticeable else good condition