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ZATTA, Antonio. [18th century map of Galicia]
Li Regni di Galizia, Asturies, Leon, Castiglia Vecchia co la Signoria di Biscaglia di nuova Projezione. Venice, 1776. Original colour.295 x 400 mm.
Galicia, Asturias, Leon and Castille in Northern Spain with a colourful and prominent title cartouche. From "Atlante Novissimo" a monumental four volume work by Zatta and one of the last great decorative atlases.
[Ref: 19049]    £125.00 ($151 • €136 rates)


ZATTA, Antonio. [18th century map of Castille & Extremadura]
L'Estremadura e la Castiglia Nuova Di Nuova Projezione. Venice, 1776. Original colour. 300 x 385mm.
Comprising Madrid, Toledo, Ciudad Real in La Mancha, extending to Badajoz on the border with Portugal. With fine colourful title cartouche.
[Ref: 19051]    £120.00 ($145 • €131 rates)


ZATTA, Antonio. [Andalusia]
Andalusia e Granada di novissima Projezione. Venice, 1776. Original colour. 300 x 390mm.
Andalusia & Granada, with the Straits of Gibraltar. Decorated with a colourful title cartouche.
[Ref: 19324]    £110.00 ($133 • €120 rates)


ZATTA, Antonio. [18th century Italian Map of the Island of Minorca]
Isola di Minorca di Nuova Projezione. Venice 1778. Original colour. 330 x 420mm.
The island of Menorca" (Minorca), with an inset plan of the bay and city of Mahon, and its harbour fortification. Engraved by G. Pitteri.
[Ref: 19018]    £350.00 ($424 • €382 rates)


ZATTA, Antonio. [18th century map of Majorca, Ibiza and Formentera]
Isole di Majorca, D'Ivica, e di Formentera di Nuova Projezione. Venice, 1778, original colour, 320 x 420mm.
Showing Majorca and Ibiza with an inset on a scroll of Formentera, all three islands shown in detail with topography, soundings and settlements marked. Engraved by G. Pitteri, with a fine title cartouche. Antonio Zatta was perhaps the leading Italian map-maker working in the 1770’s and 1780’s, based in Venice. His major publication was the 'Atlante Novissimo ...', a four volume atlas of the world, published in four volumes between 1775 and 1785.
[Ref: 19052]    £385.00 ($467 • €420 rates)


PHILIPPE DE PRETOT, Etienne André. [The Basque region]
Chorographie des Royaumes D'Aragon, De Navarre et de la Province de Biscaye. Paris, 1787. Coloured. 290 x 415mm.
The Basque region of northern Spain and the Atlantic coast of Spain. With an ornamental cartouche.
[Ref: 11387]    £75.00 ($91 • €82 rates)


AMBROSI, Francesco. [A rare prospect of Madrid]
Madrid. Madrid Ciudad Capital Del Reyno D'Espana y Real Corte de los Reyes Catolicos vista de la puente de Sogovia. Bassano del Grappa ( Italy): Francesco Remondini?, c.1790. Coloured. 370 x 480mm. Worm holes in lower margin.
A scarce view of Madrid with a 17-point key, a variant without the two armorials of the Remondini publication.
[Ref: 15834]    £1,800.00 ($2,181 • €1,964 rates)


FADEN, William. [Miniature map of Spain & Portugal]
Spain and Portugal. London: Faden, 1798. Original colour. Sheet size 155 x 180 mm.
Map of Spain and Portugal engraved by William Palmer for Faden's 'Atlas Minimus Universalis'. William Faden was geographer to George III.
[Ref: 16336]    £65.00 ($79 • €71 rates)


FADEN, William. [Miniature map of Ancient Spain]
Hispania Vetus London: Faden, 1798. Original colour. Sheet size 155 x 180 mm.
Map showing Ancient Spain engraved by T. Foot for Faden's 'Atlas Minimus Universalis'. William Faden was geographer to George III.
[Ref: 16396]    £50.00 ($61 • €55 rates)


LUFFMAN, John. [Early 19th Century plan of the Gulf of Roses]
Bay of Roses. Engrav'd for Luffman's Select Plans. The Bay of Roses, a most convenient harbour of Catalonia in Spain, The Town, the ancient Rhoda, is very strong. London: Luffman, 1801. 170 x 135mm.
Chart of the Gulf of Roses, published in Luffman's 'Select Plans of the Principal Cities, Harbours, Forts &c. in the World'. It was captured by the French four times between 1645-1808, the last time the Spanish were aided by Thomas Cochrane (much of the inspiration for C. S. Forester's Horatio Hornblower), who defended Fort Trinidad ('The Castle' on this map) for a number of weeks before the city fell, forcing him to leave.
[Ref: 13177]    £80.00 ($97 • €87 rates)


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