"Nova Totius Helvetiae cum suis Subditis ac Sociis…", Seutter, Matthias
Period: 1730 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
22.4 x 19.3 inches
56.9 x 49 cm
Robustly engraved map surrounded by vignettes showing natural phenomenon, e.g. mudslides, whirlpools, fossils, etc. Superb detail throughout the country. Large, pictorial title cartouche (colored) featuring a flying and fire-breathing dragon!
Crisp impression with old color, light in some areas. Short split at lower centerfold just into map, marginal soiling.