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A birds-eye view of the town of Bristol from Valegio’s ‘Raccolta di Piu Illustri et Famose Citta di Tutto il Mondo’ published it is believed c.1595 in Venice. Each example varies in content and this is one of only a few representing English towns. Shirley BL T.Val 1a no. 95; Phillips LC 5390; Fordham MCC ‘Town Plans of the British Isles’ p. 6 ill.
VALEGIO, Francesco

Brightstowe in Engellandt

Venice, c.1595
100 x 150 mm., in early wash colour.
Stock number: 3673


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