Auction 134, Lot 536

"Principati di Moldavia, e Vallachia Tratti dalle Carte dell' Impero Ottomano", Zatta, Antonio

Subject: Romania and Moldavia

Period: 1782 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16 x 12.2 inches
40.6 x 31 cm

This is a detailed Italian map of the region between the Danube and Nistru rivers along the Black Sea with the principalities of Moldavia and Walachia (present day Romania). The map is filled with cities and town and is adorned with a landscape-style cartouche. The map is based on the surveys of Giovanni Antonio Rizzo-Zannoni, Geographer to the Republic of Venice.

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Condition: B+

Original color with faint toning along centerfold.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $95

Closed on 12/1/2010

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