"Italie", Sanson, Nicolas Fils
Period: 1683 (published)
Publication: Geographise en Historische Werelt Beschryving…
Color: Hand Color
9.6 x 7.9 inches
24.4 x 20.1 cm
Delicately engraved map of Italy including Corsica, Sicily, and Sardinia, and extending to the Balkan coast. The title is enclosed in small strapwork cartouche.
References: Pastoureau, SANSON VII F bis.
Lightly soiled and toned with a couple of tiny worm holes along centerfold at top. The right margin has been extended with old paper to accommodate framing.