"Etat de l'Eglise, Grand Duche de Toscane, et Isle de Corse", Robert de Vaugondy, Gilles
Subject: Central Italy & Corsica
Period: 1750 (dated)
Publication: Atlas Universel
Color: Hand Color
21.6 x 19 inches
54.9 x 48.3 cm
This lovely map covers Tuscany, the Papal States and Corsica and is filled with information on towns, rivers, lakes and mountains. The large title cartouche, in the flourishing French style, fills the upper right corner and balances the island of Corsica in the composition.
References: Pedley #356.
Watermarked paper with a hint of toning along centerfold and slight paper weakness adjacent to the centerfold near the middle of the map, which has been reinforced on verso with archival material.