Subject: Central Italy
Period: 1618 (published)
Publication: Tabularum Geographicarum Contractarum…
Color: Hand Color
5.3 x 3.8 inches
13.5 x 9.7 cm
This charming miniature map depicts the Abruzzo region in central Italy. Numerous tiny towns are shown, including L'Aquila, Pescara, and Termoli. Adorned with a strapwork cartouche incorporating the distance scale. French text on verso.
References: King (2nd ed.) pp. 96-99; Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #7430:342.
Watermarked paper with light toning and show-through of text on verso.