"Tabula Geographica Italiae", Vadianus, Joachim
Period: 1753 (published)
Publication: Atlas Geographicus Omnes Orbis Terrarum Regiones…
Color: Hand Color
14.8 x 12.2 inches
37.6 x 31 cm
A scarce and decorative map in original color produced for the Royal Prussian Academy of Sciences. Includes Sardinia, Corsica, Sicily and much of the Balkans. Decorative sea shell cartouche. A small library stamp lower right has not been identified. Trimmed to just outside neatline and mounted on a larger sheet of fine 18th century paper for binding into a composite atlas (a common practice at the time). Hand numbered page 13.
References: Phillips (A) #3500.
Hand numbered page 13.