Auction 142, Lot 559

"Italy According to the Newest Observations", Moll, Herman

Subject: Italy

Period: 1745 (circa)

Publication: Modern History

Color: Black & White

Size:
10 x 7 inches
25.4 x 17.8 cm

This copper engraved map shows the entire country of Italy, and extends to include Sardinia, Corsica, and Sicily. The map is highly detailed and provides many place names for regions, major cities, towns, and rivers. Published in London in Thomas Salmon's Modern History: or the Present State of All Nations.

References: Shirley (BL-Atlas) G.SALM-1c #30.

Condition: A

Wide margins with one small tear in bottom margin, far from map image, that has been closed with archival tape.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $50

Closed on 11/28/2012

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