Old Master Prints

Vue du Chateau de Ferney Voltaire - du Cote du Jardin


Ferney Voltaire, France
(Geneva Border Region)

Vue du Meme Chateau du Cote du Jardin

Copperplate Engraving from Baron Zurlauben's topography published around 1780.

Dessine par Brandoin, Dirige par Masquelier - No. 155

The letters A.P.D.R. appear on the print, which means it was engraved "avec privilège du roi" - or licensed by the king - this is an annotation which one sees only on prints published before the French revolution. It indicated the print had been approved by the French censures.

Dimensions: Sheets including margins measure around 204 mm x 263 mm

Condition: Some very light foxing of sheet (small spot in cloud area)