"Li Regni di Valenza, e di Murcia Descritti da Giacomo Cantelli Geografo...", Cantelli da Vignola/de Rossi
Subject: Eastern Spain
Period: 1696 (dated)
Publication: Mercurio Geografico
Color: Hand Color
16.8 x 21.9 inches
42.7 x 55.6 cm
This boldly engraved map shows the eastern part of Spain between Tortosa and Cartagena, and as far inland as Cuenca. A portion of the island of Ibiza is also included. Valencia, Alicante, Murcia and Cartagena are prominently depicted. The large drape-style title cartouche features the coats of arms of Valencia and Murcia. Engraved by A. Barbey after Cantelli da Vignola.
A dark impression with light toning along the centerfold and several damp stains confined to the top and bottom blank margins.