Auction 107, Lot 421

"L'Italie divisee en ses Differents Etats Royaumes et Republiques", Janvier/Lattre

Subject: Italy

Period: 1762 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Moderne

Color: Hand Color

17.2 x 12 inches
43.7 x 30.5 cm

Attractive map of Italy and including Corsica, Sardinia, Sicily, much of Provence and portions of the Balkans. Very decorative title cartouche with putti and a sun burst, uncolored as issued. A second cartouche contains six distance scales.

References: cf Phillips (A) 664.

Condition: B

Good impression with original color on thick paper with very large watermark of a cross. A little scattered foxing, else very good.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $170

Closed on 6/9/2004