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Five (5) 19th-20th Century European prints including Rossingol's Plan of Paris map. 1st item: Copper plate engraving with hand coloring reproduction of "Icy e[s]t le vray pourtraict de la ville, cite, Universite de Parisy 1576" by Rossingol, originally published in Paris, 1576. Rossingol's plan of Paris, depicting a bird's-eye view of the city with points of interest labeled including the undeveloped "Lile Nostre Dame", top center of sheet. Title, top center, compass rose, right center. Vignettes of nobles and peasants and illustration of city, across lower section, two coat of arms with angels and other mythological figures, top left and right. On laid paper with watermark lower right corner. Max Granick Frames, New York label, en verso. Housed in a contemporary wooden frame. Image – 18" H x 20 1/8" W. Plate – 18 1/8" H x 20 3/8" W. Sight – 19 1/8" H x 21 3/8" W. Framed – 22" H x 24 1/4" W. French, circa 1930. 2nd-3rd items: Two mezzotints with hand coloring by St. Amand de St. Gilles, after Jean Jacques Francois Le Barbier (France, 1738 – 1826) titled "La Fidelite" and "La Douceur". Published by the Biblioteque Imperiale, Paris. Both prints depict classically dressed women with animals, "La Fidelite" with a dog and "La Douceur" with a dove. Housed in contemporary wooden frames. Sight – 14 1/4" H x 12 1/4" W. Framed – 16 1/4" H x 14 1/4" W. French, mid 19th century. 4th-5th items: Two mezzotints with hand coloring by Jean Thouvenin, after Francis Wheatley (United Kingdom, 1747-1801) titled "Rustic Employment" and "The Happy Family" depicting domestic scenes of men, women, children, and dogs in a country setting. Housed in contemporary wooden frames. Sight – 16 3/4" H x 21 1/4" W. Framed – 19 3/4" H x 24 3/8" W. British, late 18th/early 19th century. CONDITION: 1st item: Overall very good condition. Slight toning, surface of sheet. Frame without glass. 2nd-3rd items: Overall good condition. Scattered minute foxing, surface of sheets. Partial label reading "92", lower right on glass of frame. 4th-5th items: Overall toning, surface of sheets. Some waviness, surface of sheets. No images examined outside of frames.