An unusually detailed, bird's-eye prospectus of military units with tents, horses, and artillery encamped beside a river near snow-capped mountains. The soldiers are dressed in uniforms of probably Sweden, Prussia or the Netherlands. All of the usual and necessary activities of such an encampment including, horse training and troop supply are presented. The title of the picture is in four languages: Latin, French, Italian and German.
CONDITION: Overall good. Slight soiling as to be expected. No apparent foxing. Not examined out of the frame.
Antique 18th c. Hand-colored Copper Engraving of an 18th Century Military Encampment