"Abruzzo et Terra di Lavoro", Mercator/Jansson
Period: 1628 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7.9 x 5.9 inches
20.1 x 15 cm
Gorgeous little map of central Italy showing the regions of Lazio and Abruzzo with a small bit of Molise. The spine of the Apennines runs along the middle of the map, with pictorial representations of cities and topography. The map is decorated with a charming strapwork cartouche atop a scale of miles. French text on verso.
Two tears in the bottom margin have been expertly repaired.