Naples – Dill, Ludwig (Gernsbach, Baden, 1848 – Karlsruhe 1940). Oyster Culture on Santa Lucia in Naples. The family taking in the numerous baskets. On the far shore the Vesuvius. Wood engraving for Adolf Closs, Stuttgart. (1876.) 7⅛ × 3-4¾ in (18 × 7.5-12 cm). – Concluded text in German on both sides “The never aging Parthenope”.
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