Optical view, illustrating a fireworks display in front of the Paris city hall.In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishment...
Date: Paris 1760
View of Paris seen from the hill "Belleville based on that of Merian (1616) but updated with the new gates Saint-Denis and Saint-Martin. With a key 1-78 and A-Z. Sur...
Publisher: AVELINE, P.
Date: Paris, after 1676
A spectacular panoramic view of Paris, with legends numbered from 1-70 in French. With the title in a banderol.After a design by Friedrich Bernhard Werner (1690-1776) who...
Publisher: WOLFF, J.
Date: Augsburg, ca. 1740
Showing a street scene at Saint Germain in Paris. J. Chereau was a publisher of optical prints, established in Paris, rue St.Jacques.In the eighteenth and nineteenth cent...
Publisher: CHEREAU, J.
Date: Paris, ca. 1750
Detailed town-plan of Paris.Top left and bottom right and left cartouches decorated with views of the top left, Notre Dame, Palace of Orleans, Sorbonne and Val de Grâce,...
Publisher: DE FER, N.
Date: Paris, 1694
Beautiful view of Nice from the book "l'Italie à vol d'oiseau".
Publisher: GUESDON, A.
Date: Paris, 1850
Early plan of Antibes. From his "Introduction à la fortification".
Publisher: FER de, N.
Date: Paris, 1693
Beautiful and early town-plan of Paris with title cartouche and figures in the foreground. The Bastille is shown at the upper center of the engraving and the Notre-Dame c...
Publisher: BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Date: Cologne, ca. 1572
Showing the town of Calais; landscape with, in the left foreground, group of cavalrymen led by an officer and going to right, at right two soldiers walking alongside a ca...
Publisher: MEULEN, Adam Frans Van der.
Date: Paris, ca. 1680
An early and intriguing engraving recording one of the most celebrated and spectacular festivals held at Paris by the young Louis XIV. The multi-day tournament took place...
Publisher: SYLVESTRE, I.
Date: Paris, imprimerie royale, 1670