Auction 104, Lot 492

"L'Italie", Delisle, Guillaume

Subject: Italy

Period: 1700 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
24.8 x 19.5 inches
63 x 49.5 cm

A lovely map that extends from Provence through the Dalmatian Coast and includes Sardinia, Corsica, Sicily, and Malta. Decorative cartouche and scroll-style scale cartouche with 13 distance scales. Map engraved by Berey and cartouche by Charles Simonneau.

References:

Condition: A

Nice impression and original coloring on thick paper with large rosary & cross watermark. A little surface soiling or small spots, still very good.

Estimate: $350 - $450

Sold for: $230

Closed on 9/10/2003

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