Auction 136, Lot 608

"Castilionis Oppidum", Blaeu, Johannes

Subject: Italy

Period: 1640-1680 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

23.8 x 27 inches
60.5 x 68.6 cm

This perspective view of Castiglione Torinese, a commune (municipality) in the Province of Turin in the Italian region Piedmont, shows the vineyards and orchards surrounding a castle. The castle is located on the river Po, on which several small fishing boats and even a paddle boat can be seen. The map also features the coat of arms of Castiglione Torinese.


Condition: B+

Has professionally repaired tears in the blank margins, with adhesive residue on verso.

Estimate: $700 - $850

Sold for: $500

Closed on 6/1/2011