|Description: We offer a hand-colored copper engraving of a classic view of Pisa. The image is 12” x 8” on a sheet of wove paper 14 ⅝” x 10 ¼”. The print is lavishly hand colored, including a grey blue trompe l’oeil border, as issued. Titled in the plate “Campanile di Pisa dalla parte orientale” and inscribed under the image “Ranieri Grassi dis. e inc.” Printed by Ranieri Prosperi between 1831-1839. Item #PR00247.
Ranieri Grassi was a Pisan engraver, scholar, historian and antiquarian active from the 1820’s to the 1860’s.
Condition: Very good, untouched condition.