Auction 97, Lot 370

"Tabula Italiae Antiquae in Regiones XI ab Augusto divisae tum ad mensuras itinerarias tum ad observationes astronomicas exactae", Dezauche, J. A.

Subject: Italy

Period: 1780 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

24.6 x 19.2 inches
62.5 x 48.8 cm

A very fine, large, historical map of Italy with the islands of Corsica and Sardinia. Outline coloring distinguishes the Roman Provinces, as described by Pliny. The map was first drawn and issued by Guillaume Delisle, updated by his successor Philipe Buache, and here issued by his successor Dezauche.


Condition: A

Minor damp stains in margins, barely entering borders.

Estimate: $200 - $250


Closed on 12/5/2001