"L'Europa Secondo Le ultime osservazioni divisa ne' suoi Stati Principali", Cassini, Giovanni Maria
Period: 1788 (dated)
Publication: Nuovo Atlante Geografico Universale
Color: Hand Color
18.2 x 13 inches
46.2 x 33 cm
Uncommon Italian map of Europe with considerable detail of both topography and place names. The large title cartouche features the allegorical female representation of Europa, with putti, a horse, and a peacock presented in a lush landscape.
Original color in pale pastel colors. Bit of very light soil, else very good.