Pianta di Venezia. A. Piasenti, 1851
Pianta di Venezia.
Image size 26 5/8 x 21 5/8"
An unusual map of Venice produced for the tourist trade. Above the map is a large “panorama di Venezia” a view of the Grand Canal. Below the map are three small views – Arsenale, Ponte de Rialto, and Basilica de S. Marco. The lower views show the 'Ponte di Rialto', 'Basilica di S. Marco' and 'L'Arsenale'. Within the map are detailed keys to the principal buildings and public locations. . Originally issued by Willem Seiffert in the 1850’s.