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MALLET, Alain Manesson. [Miniature map of Sardinia]
Sardaigne. Denys Thierry, Paris, c.1683. Coloured. Printed area 140 x 100mm.
Map of Sardinia with Corsica on the horizon. Several sailing ships around the islands and a decorative title banner at the top of the map. Published in the 'Description de l'Univers'. Verso with French text KING 152-153; PASTOUREAU 480.
[Ref: 15812]    £150.00 ($202 • €170 rates)


MALLET, Alain Manesson. [Miniature view of Palermo in the 17th century]
Palerme. Frankfurt, c.1684, 140 x 100mm.
View of Palermo, published in a German edition of the 'Description de l'Univers'.
[Ref: 8718]    £120.00 ($161 • €136 rates)


BLAEU, Johannes. [Town plan of Palermo]
Panormus Vernacule Palermo. Amsterdam, Pieter Mortier, c.1705. 380 x 475mm.
Town plan of Palermo in Sicily, original published by Blaeu in his 'Townbooks of Italy' in 1663, but here re-published in Mortier's reissue. At some time in those forty years the bottom corner of the copper plate had been snapped off, affecting part of the extensive key.
[Ref: 14146]    £550.00 ($740 • €625 rates)


JAILLOT, Alexis-Hubert. [Early 18th century map of Sicily]
La Sicile divisee en ses trois Provinces ou Valees sçavoir Valle di Demona, Valle di Noto, et Velle di Maraza. Amsterdam: Pierre Mortier, c.1705. Original colour. 420 x 540mm. A tiny crack in verdigris reinforced with archival tape.
A decorative map of Sicily based upon earlier maps by Sanson, with decorative cartouches for the title and scale.
[Ref: 15024]    £750.00 ($1,009 • €852 rates)


MORTIER, Pieter. [Two-sheet map of Sardinia in superb original colour]
Carte Nouvelle de L'Isle et Royaume de Sardagne, &c Levée par ordre Expres à l'Usage des Armées en Italy ou sont Exactement Marquées les Grands-Chemins &c. Amsterdam, c.1705. Original full colour. Two sheets conjoined, total 510 x 600mm. Very fine condition.
A large map of Sardinia and southern Corsica surrounded by vignette ships & sea battles and a scale cartouche, all in superb original colour. KOEMAN: Mor 1.
[Ref: 14520]    £880.00 ($1,184 • €1,000 rates)


WEIGEL, Christoph. [Early 18th Century msp of Sardinia]
Regni Sardiniae descriptio... Nuremberg, c.1720. Original body colour. 405 x 325mm.
A lovely map of Sardinia, with a decorative title cartouche.
[Ref: 17625]    £450.00 ($605 • €511 rates)


LETH, Hendrick de. [18th century map of the Kingdom of Sardinia]
T Koninkryk Sardinien... Amsterdam, 1731. Original colour. 240 x 180mm.
Scarce map of Sardinia, published in Amsterdam in the mid-eighteenth century.
[Ref: 17102]    £345.00 ($464 • €392 rates)


AYROUARD, Jacques. [Scarce sea chart of Cagliari]
Carte du golfe de Caillery en l'Isle de Sardaigne, contenant depuis le Cap de pouille insques au Cap Carbonaire y compris en particulier le plan en grand point de la Darce de Gaillery.. Paris, c.1732-1746. 545 x 710mm.
An uncommon chart of the bay of Cagliari on Sardinia, engraved by Hononé Coussin for Ayrouard's 'Recueil de Plusiers Plans des Ports et Rades et de Quelque Cartes Particulieres de la Mer Mediterranée'. What little is known about Ayrouard comes from the text of this sea atlas: he describes himself as 'Royal pilot of the King’s Galleys', who drew these charts on voyages undertaken in this role. NMM: 3, 206.
[Ref: 14130]    £540.00 ($726 • €613 rates)


HOMANN HEIRS. [A detailed 18th C. map of Sardinia]
Sardiniæ Regnum et Insula uti per celeberr P. Coronelli Reip. Venetæ... A. MCDXXXIV. Nuremberg, c.1734. Coloured. 580 x 485mm.
Sardinia, after the Venetian cartographer Coronelli. Bottom right is an inset plan of Cagliari.
[Ref: 11431]    £690.00 ($928 • €784 rates)


BASIRE, Isaac. [Town plan of Messina]
Plan of the Works of the City of Messina, one of the strongest and most considerable Cities of Sicily, and a fine Sea-port. London, Rapin & Tindall, c.1750. Coloured. 380 x 480mm.
Engraved by Basire for Rapin's History of England, with an extensive key.
[Ref: 14147]    £250.00 ($336 • €284 rates)


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