Auction 155, Lot 543

"Seigneurie de Vercell", Blaeu/Mortier

Subject: Northwestern Italy

Period: 1705 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Nouveau

Color: Hand Color

19.5 x 16.3 inches
49.5 x 41.4 cm

A handsome map of the northern portion of the province of Vercelli that includes lakes Orta and Maggiore, and a portion of the Po River Valley. The cities of Vercelli, Novara and Casale are noted, as well as a host of smaller villages. A decorative cartouche in the upper right is draped with grapes and vegetables.

References: cf. Van der Krogt (Vol. II) #7060:2.

Condition: A

Original color with wide margins and minor printer's ink residue.

Estimate: $240 - $300

Sold for: $120

Closed on 11/18/2015