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Auction 189, Lot 522

"L'Italie", Bonne, Rigobert

Subject: Italy

Period: 1780 (circa)

Publication: Atlas de Toutes les Parties Connues du Globe Terrestre

Color: Hand Color

8.2 x 12.4 inches
20.8 x 31.5 cm
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Copper engraved map of Italy showing political divisions, cities, towns and topography. The map covers the area from Switzerland, across to Hungary and Croatia, and south to the tip of Africa. Corsica, Sardinia, and the Gulf of Venice are shown, and Sicily features a tiny erupting Mt. Etna. There are five distance scales flanking the title above the map.


Condition: B+

A crisp impression on a sturdy, lightly toned sheet with minor offsetting.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $80

Closed on 9/14/2022