Nr. 664: La Ville de la Rochelle
„La Ville de la Rochelle, Capitale du Pays d’Aunis”. General view from the sea with many ships. Engraving in original colour by Pierre Aveline, Paris ca. 1700. (PM) 21 x 32 cm.
With keys 1-12 to prominent buildings of the town. – In outstandingly beautiful contemporary colour, several features heightened with gold! Wide margins at all sides. Very faint waterstaining in upper left corner, only in margin. A rare and very attractive view! - The view was preserved in an album and backed with thin laid writing paper for the protection of the following view.