A West View of the Town of Bilbao in Vizcaya. (S2-237)


A West View of the Town of Bilbao in Vizcaya.
Lower Center: Published according to Act of Parliament & Sold by Edwd. Nairne Optician at ye Golden Spectacles fronting the Royal Exchange, London 1756.
Publisher: Edward Nairne, Optician at ye Golden Spectacles
Place of Publication: Fronting the Royal Exchange, London
Date: 1756
Paper Dimensions: 11 1/4 x 16 3/8 inches.
Medium: Copper engraving
Language: English
Coloured: Coloured
Condition: The print is in good condition except for some wear around the edges, as well as some areas of ink or pencil, where it appears that someone has drawn simple figures on top of the print, such as the structures on the top left corner of the print, as well additional boats, and work along the bridge, etc., as can be seen. There are also a few tears into the top of the print, one being larger than the other two smaller ones, and there is a tear into the right side of the print, as well as the bottom right corner of the print, being cropped off, as can be seen. It also appears that the print has been pulled from a previous backing, since it looks like glue is on the back of the print.
Keywords: Bilbao in Vizcaya, Spain, Spanish, Spanish town, on the river, Parroqua de Santiago, Parroque, San Antonio Abad, San Juan, San Nicolas, Sa de Begoña, San Francisco, San Augustin, La Compa de Jesus, La Encarnacion, La Cruz, Santa Monica, La Esperanza, La Merced, La Concepcion, San Victoria de Abando, El Hospital, La Plaza Mayor, Casa Consistorial, Portal de Zamudio, El Prado del Arenal, Bilbao la Vieja, Peso Rt. del Fierro, West View of Bilbao, West View, Bilbao, Town of Bilbao, Vizcaya, Town, Village, Buildings, Structures, Church, Hospital, Ships, Tall ships, River, River view, bridge, Bridges, Countryside, Parish, Edward Nairne, Nairne, Optician, 
Price: US$320
Identification Number: S2-237

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