Auction 100, Lot 378

"Statuum totius Italiae novissima repraesentatio geograhica simul exhibens insulas Siciliae Sardiniae Corsicae et Maltae conante…", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Italy

Period: 1730 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.5 x 19 inches
57.2 x 48.3 cm

A large and decorative map of the whole of Italy including Sicily, Corsica, Sardinia and Malta. The title cartouche features a nun, a peasant woman, a mermaid and a great sea monster.

References:

Condition: B

Light foxing and old repair on bottom fold.

Estimate: $400 - $450

Sold for: $300

Closed on 9/12/2002

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