1780 J.-B. Liénard after Pérignon - Large folio engraving BALE BASLE Switzerland
View of the City of Basle, taken from above the Fortress of Huningue.
Copper Engraving by Jean-Baptiste Liénard after a Drawing by Nicolas Pérignon.
“ Vue de la ville de Bâle, priſe au-desſus de la redoute de Huningue.”
Large folio copper engraving.
Overall: 42.5 x 29.3 cm
Nicolas Perignon or Pérignon, also known as Alexis-Nicolas Perignon, the Elder, was a French painter, draughtsman, and engraver. He specialized in portraits, rustic scenes, landscapes, and seascapes. Perignon was born in Nancy and died in Paris.