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Auction 109, Lot 547

"An Accurate Map of His R.H. the Duke of York's Journey thro Italy in 1763 & 1764", Gibson, John

Subject: Italy

Period: 1764 (published)

Publication: Gentleman's Magazine

Color: Black & White

9.7 x 7.5 inches
24.6 x 19.1 cm

Covers the region from about Nice, France to about Naples with details of the route taken by the Duke as he visited Genoa, Lucca, Florence, Sienna, Venice and Rome. Compass rose and simple cartouche. Bound in the original September 1764 magazine.

References: Jolly GENT-175.

Condition: B

Dark impression on thick hand-laid paper. Toned at top, else very good.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $50

Closed on 12/1/2004