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)