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Mount Vesuvius erupting: view from the south, with surrounding countryside and coastline. Coloured etching by F. Morghen, 1752, after F. Geri, 1752.

Geri, Francesco, active ca. 1752
Date
[1752]

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view Mount Vesuvius erupting: view from the south, with surrounding countryside and coastline. Coloured etching by F. Morghen, 1752, after F. Geri, 1752.

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Credit: Mount Vesuvius erupting: view from the south, with surrounding countryside and coastline. Coloured etching by F. Morghen, 1752, after F. Geri, 1752. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

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Description

With letters marking the surrounding countryside, keyed to text below the image denoting areas and localities

Publication/Creation

[Naples] : [Giovanni di Simone], [1752]

Physical description

1 print : etching, with watercolour ; image 27.5 x 53.8 cm

Lettering

Veduta del Monte Vesuvio dalla parte di Mezzogiorno con la nuova bocca fatta all'Atrio del Cavallo. Franco Geri Giardier GMaggi di S.M. Sicil invtò e deleò. Filio Morghen scol:

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 42668i

Creator/production credits

Drawn by Francesco Geri, head gardener to the King of Naples

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Language

  • Italian


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