Auction 125, Lot 675

"Italie volgens de allernieuwste Uitgave van den Heere d'Anville", Tirion, Isaac

Subject: Italy

Period: 1761 (dated)

Publication: Nieuwe en Beknopte Hand Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
17.4 x 15.2 inches
44.2 x 38.6 cm

Finely engraved and very detailed map, based on D'Anville's important map of Italy. The map extends to Sicily, Corsica Sardinia, and Majorca. A small inset shows Malta in relationship to Sicily. The title is enclosed in a decorative cartouche.

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Condition: B+

Professional repair of the binding tear in the right border with a little paper laid in to extend the margin.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $350

Closed on 9/24/2008

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