"Tractus Perusinus", Hondius/Bertius
Subject: Central Italy
Period: 1618 (published)
Publication: Tabularum Geographicarum Contractarum…
Color: Hand Color
5.2 x 3.7 inches
13.2 x 9.4 cm
This handsome miniature map depicts the region in central Italy bounded by Lake Trasimeno and Lake Bolsena. Numerous towns are identified, including Perugia and Orvieto. The map is adorned with a decorative title cartouche incorporating the distance scale.
References: King (2nd ed.) pp. 96-99; Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #7340:342.
Attractive color with a hint of toning.