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Auction 156, Lot 570

"A Map of Italy with Its Kingdoms, States &c. from the Latest & Best Observations, for Mr. Tindal's Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History", Seale, Richard William

Subject: Italy

Period: 1751 (circa)

Publication: Tindal's Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History

Color: Hand Color

18.5 x 15 inches
47 x 38.1 cm

This detailed map of Italy shows towns, villages, roads and rivers. There is additional detail of the Balkans, Corsica, Sardinia, Sicily, and parts of Switzerland and Germany. A legend at left identifies capital cities, universities, castles, principalities, dukedoms, etc.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) G.RAP-2a #6.

Condition: A

A clean and bright example with a fleur-de-lis and "IV" watermark. There is a short centerfold separation at top that has been professionally repaired. Remargined at bottom to accommodate framing.

Estimate: $275 - $350


Closed on 2/17/2016