Vesuvius and Naples. 1618. From Braun, G. Civitatis Orbis Terrarum. Uncoloured engraving

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Vesuvius and Naples. 1618. Elegantimus ad mare Tyrrhenum ex monte Pausilipo NEAPOLIS monrisque Vesuvii prospectus./ A view of the Tyrrhenian Sea, Mount Vesuvius, the elegance of Pausilipo NEAPOLIS. From Braun, G. Civitatis Orbis Terrarum in aes incisae et descriptiaetopographicae Illustratae, 1572-1618. Uncoloured engraving 40 x 52cm. On reverse, in French an account of Naples and Vesuvius. Age-toned, slightly dusty,  occasional specks of slight foxing clear plate marks, old centrefold, engraver’s date on page 1578. Minor marginal tears in lower right corner not affecting print area. Source title in pencil on reverse.