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SESONE, Fran. [An 18th century prospect of Vienna]
La Città di Vienna Capitale del Circulo dell'Austria. Naples, c.1740. Coloured. 155 x 325mm.
A prospect of Vienna engraved by Sesone, showing the defences used against the Ottomans.
[Ref: 18216]    £290.00 ($383 • €332 rates)

RABATTA, Augusto & BAILOU, Jean Baptist de. [An 18th century playing-card map of Austria]
Circolo d'Austria. Florence: Aniello Lamberti, 1779. Original colour. Sheet size 115 x 73mm.
A rare miniature map of Austria engraved by Lamberti for the 'Minchiate', the Florentine version of the Tarot, which had each card marked with an arcane symbol. The full set was published in Augusto Da Rabatta and Jean Baptiste De Baillou's pocket atlas 'Nuovo Atlante Generale'. Information on the map is minimal, but an extensive key gives the names of the various regions.
[Ref: 12961]    £425.00 ($561 • €486 rates)

TALLIS, John. [Mid 19th century map of Austria and the Habsburg Empire]
Austria. London, c.1851. Original outline colour. Steel engraving, printed area 260 x 330mm.
A map of the Habsburg Empire with decorative vignette views of Vienna with St. Stephen's Cathedral and a local scene. Drawn and engraved by John Rapkin, for the Illustrated Atlas, one of the last decorative atlases,
[Ref: 18061]    £130.00 ($172 • €149 rates)

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. [Town plan of Vienna]
Vienna ( Wien ) London, Stanford; 1860. Outline coloured, steel-engraving. 360 x 385mm.
Detailed plan of Vienna, with a comparison of the principal buildings of the city.
[Ref: 17150]    £110.00 ($145 • €126 rates)

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