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Vue de la porte St. Bernard prise au bas de la rive dudit quay

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View of Paris (Porte Saint-Bernard), with the Seine running into the right foreground, figures and horses on the quay at left; beyond, a stone bridge spanning over the river at right, and the gate of Saint-Bernard at left. 1784. Colour aquatint.
Additional Makers: Print maker - Charles Melchior Descourtis; Publisher - Charles Melchior Descourtis
Inscription: Lettered with title, production detail: 'Peint par de Machy - Gravée par C.les Descourtis', title, and publication line: 'A Paris, chez Descourtis, rue des G.ds Dégrés No.12'. Also signed on plate, lower left: 'Descourtis sculp.t / De Machy pinx.t'
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Quai de la Tournelle, Paris, France

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