"La Suezia Divisa ne' suoi Regni di Nuova Projeziones", Zatta, Antonio
Subject: Sweden, Finland
Period: 1792 (dated)
Publication: Atlante Novissimo...
Color: Hand Color
12.2 x 15.8 inches
31 x 40.1 cm
This handsome and detailed Italian map shows Sweden and Finland. Political divisions, towns and cities, rivers, and lakes are depicted, and the mountainous terrain is rendered in good detail. Neighboring countries such as Norway are left blank. The title cartouche features a lovely coastal scene. Engraved by Zuliani with lettering by Pitteri.
References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.ZAT-1b.
Original color on watermarked paper with wide margins, some minor soiling, and a few light spots. There is a damp stain in the upper left corner, away from map image.