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(Torbole) Early 18th century German engravings. $135.00

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"Torbole"  "Gard See"

A wonderfully detailed view of the picturesque town on the northern end of Lake Garda that is now a popular resort destination known for fabulous windsurfing. The early 18th century engraver has framed the view with a garland of olive branches encircling the steep hills leading down to the sea. Click on the image for a larger view,

5 x 7 inches, sheet.
Copperplate engraving on cut sheet of laid paper..
Excellent condition.