Auction 92, Lot 302

"Carte du Piemont et du Monserrat…", Delisle, Guillaume

Subject: Italy

Period: 1707 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
25.2 x 19 inches
64 x 48.3 cm

Detailed map of northwestern Italy with "Province de Trin" (Torino) at center. Fully engraved with mountains, rivers, fortifications, and hundreds of placenames. It also depicts the roads, and most notably the "Grande Route des Romains". Two lovely (uncolored) cartouches embellish the map.

References:

Condition: A

Paper edges toned and bumped, else fine.

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for: $75

Closed on 9/13/2000

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