Auction 111, Lot 467

"La Suisse divisee en ses XIII. Cantons et ses Allies", Rizzi-Zannoni, Giovanni Antonio

Subject: Switzerland

Period: 1762 (dated)

Publication: Lattre's Atlas Moderne…

Color: Hand Color

18 x 12.2 inches
45.7 x 31 cm

Handsome map that is surrounded on three sides with beautifully engraved crests representing each Canton. Excellent detail throughout of towns, villages, rivers, lakes and mountains. Four distance scales and cartouche.

References: cf Phillips (A) 664.

Condition: B

Fine impression on thick paper with wide margins. A couple of spots in map, well hidden by heavy engraving, still very good.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $100

Closed on 6/8/2005