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Lot 538
By: Sanson/Mortier
Subject: Northern Italy
Date: 1705 (circa)


Condition Code: B+

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Color: hand color

Size: 22.9 x 19.4 inches
         58.2 x 49.3 cm

    This handsome map is centered on Mantova, extending south to Parma and north to Lake Garda. There is excellent detail of towns, roads, forts, universities, and canals. The map was created to depict the encampments, movements, and battles of the Imperial and French military forces, which are identified in the key at bottom right.

Condition Description: A sharp impression with original color, a couple of tiny worm holes, light toning along the centerfold, and a few small stains. Trimmed to neatline at bottom right, as issued.

$240.00 - $300.00

Sold for: $120.00

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