The City of St. Petersburg

By DUBUISSON and TARDIEU, Pierre Francois, 1790 

St. Pétersbourg.

Europe Russia
  • Author: DUBUISSON and TARDIEU, Pierre Francois
  • Publication date: c.1790
  • Physical description: Double-page engraved plan.
  • Dimensions: 470 by 750mm. (18.5 by 29.5 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 12192

Notes

Striking plan of the City of St. Petersburg, from Le Clerc’s Histoire physique, morale, civile et politique de la Russie Ancienne by N. G. Le Clerc.

Tardieu’s plan is based upon a larger plan, first prepared in 1753 for the Russian Academy of Sciences & Arts. The key at the right lists 79 places of interest within the map.