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- Object: Vue de la Tour de Turbie
View of a ruined round tower on a hilltop, on a broad circular base, wiht rubble around it and the remnants of walls, town buildings and a church to left, mountains in the background and a man and woman in the left forground, the man pointing to left; illustration to 'Voyage Historique et Pittoresque du Comté de Nice' (1787); republished 1792-2.
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Height: 166 millimetres
Width: 263 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- The publication details of the book given in Abbey are: 'A Geneve, Chez Isac Bardin. De l'imprimerie de Bonnant, Imprimeur-Libraire. / M.DCC.LXXXVII'. The colouring may be by Gabriel Lory the elder, who coloured the plates for Beaumont's 'Voyage Pittoresque aux Alpes Pennines' (Abbey Travel 47).
See 1917,1208.1060 for details of the English edition, published in 1787.
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Associated Title: Voyage Historique et Pittoresque du Comté de Nice
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