Auction 148, Lot 586

"Plan de la Ville de Palerme dans l'Isle de Sicile", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Palermo, Sicily, Italy

Period: 1764 (circa)

Publication: Le Petit Atlas...

Color: Hand Color

6.7 x 8.6 inches
17 x 21.8 cm

A detailed bird's-eye plan of the city of Palermo on the northern shore of Sicily. The plan identifies the citadel, a small fort, and an aqueduct, among other features. Numerous soundings fill the waters.


Condition: A+

A fine impression on watermarked paper with wide, original margins.

Estimate: $190 - $220

Sold for: $130

Closed on 2/19/2014