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Plan de la Place de Corfu avec ses Environs Assiegee Par les Infideles, tranchee ouverte le 25me Juillet jusqu'au 22 me d'Aout, Iour de la Fuite des Ottomans,
No date. Ca. 1740.. Copperplate engraving, handcolored, 19 x 22 inches (48 x 56 cm) on sheet 21 x 25 1/4 inches. Some light soiling in margins, original crease in paper at lower left, just visible pencilled title in lower left margin, a couple of tiny spots in the image, generally very good condition. A very decorative map with elaborate vignette at lower left; the map details the battle between the Venetian and Turk forces. Only the main portion of Corfu island and the decorative borders are handcolored. Title continues "Defendue par S.E. le Feldt Marechal Comte de Schulembourg General en Chef des Armees de la Ser.me Rep.que de Venise en L'an MDCCXVI." Legend at left "Description de la Forteresse et Ville de Corfu"; at right is "Description de L'Attaque." .
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