Auction 111, Lot 403

"La Norvegia divisa Nelle sue Provincie di Nuova Projezione", Zatta, Antonio

Subject: Norway

Period: 1781 (published)

Publication: Atlante Novissimo…

Color: Hand Color

12 x 15.6 inches
30.5 x 39.6 cm

Handsome and detailed Italian map of southern Norway. Fully engraved to show the rugged terrain, many fiords and inland waterways. As noted in his Annotazione, the Prefecture of Salten in northern Norway is not included because it was delineated on his general map of Scandinavia. Decorated with a nautical-themed title cartouche.

References: Ginsberg #62.

Condition: A

Slight haze from printer's ink residue, else fine with attractive original color.

Estimate: $275 - $325

Sold for: $200

Closed on 6/8/2005