Set of 8 plates of Cherbourg in France as it appeared in various centuries. With views and plans depicting the city, the arsenal, docks, navy port, dykes etc.
Made by Anonymous after Revue Maritime.
Medium: Etching / Engraving on wove (vellin) paper.
Sheet size: 54 x 22.5 cm (21.26 x 8.86 inch).
Condition: very good, given age. Original folds as issued. Sizes vary, largest indicated. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
CHERBOURG-VIEW-PLAN-NAVY PORT-ARSENAL | PCO-B5-02
From ‘Revue Martime et Coloniale’, a periodical published in Paris from 1861-1896 by the French ‘Ministere de la Marine et des Colonies’. This item was published in 1869.