Principals of Fortifications Bastions Star Forts 1790s nice large antique printBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Various Principal of Fortifications
(Designed to Repel Cannon Fire, Thick Earthen Mounds, Layers of Fortified Walls, Evolution of Warfare)
Issued ca. 1790's, London
Engraved by Page
Great large antique engraved print.
Issued on period paper which shows signs of age but is still supple and well preserved.
In Fair/ Average to Good+ [or better] condition: Sheet shows signs of age. This includes mostly light scattered spotting, soiling and foxing; still the engraving overall remains quite attractive and would look great displayed
[note: we grade conservatively and
always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws.]
A picture is worth a thousand words. The zoomable scan is a major part of the item description. Please examine closely, as what you see is what we will send you.
Great image entirely worthy of an album, gift-giving or hanging for display. A depiction captured in a manner entirely unique to this era.
Sheet measures c. 14 3/8" H x 8 3/4" W.
Printed area measures c. 12 3/8" H x 7 5/8" W