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Auction 115, Lot 589

"Latium Vestini, Campani", Cluver/Jansson

Subject: Italy

Period: 1661 (published)

Publication: Introductionis in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

8 x 6 inches
20.3 x 15.2 cm

Nice little map of Italy's central-west coast, including Rome and extending to include from Lake Bracciano down the coast to Gaeta. There is good topographical detail, including forested areas and scores of towns are described by tiny castles. The map was engraved by Petrus Kaerius, and it is decorated with a lovely banner-style cartouche.


Condition: A

Old repair in right border, overall very good.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Closed on 6/21/2006