Auction 114, Lot 512

"Coni ou Cuneo Ville de Piemont, Situee Presque au conflans des Rivieres de Gesse et Sture", Fer, Nicolas de

Subject: Italy

Period: 1691 (dated)

Publication: Les Forces de l' Europe…

Color: Hand Color

11 x 8.3 inches
27.9 x 21.1 cm

Fine bird's-eye plan of the fortification of Cuneo which is strategically located at the confluence of the Gesso and Stura di Demonte rivers at the foot of the Maritime Alps. The plan shows the walls, canons, batteries and ruins of the citadel. The map is oriented with north at bottom right.

References: Pollak #21.

Condition: A

Some minor foxing in margins.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 3/1/2006