|Artist||Jean Duplessis-Berteaux and Desquavilliers|
|Published||Gravée a l'eau forte par Duplessis Berteaux; termineé au burin par Desquavilliers [Paris, c.1781]|
|Dimensions||Image 159 x 230 mm, Plate 200 x 300 mm, Sheet 214 x 333 mm|
Locals and foreigners mingle at the market on the island of Malta. View of the port and the other side of the city in the distance. An illustration to Voyage pittoresque ou Description des royaumes de Naples et de Sicile, published in Paris between 1781 and 1786. Image no. 506. Image engraved by Duplessis-Berteaux and finished by Desquavilliers.
Jean Duplessis-Berteaux was a French draftsman and engraver (1747-1819). His engravings illustrated numerous books published in the late eighteenth century.
Condition: Crease in lower right corner. Foxing to margins. Minor tears at edges.