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  EUROPE 
 Spain 

HOMANN HEIRS. [Minorca with prospects of Mahon and St Philip's Fort]
Carte Topographique de L'Isle Minorque Dédiée et Presenté au Roy Par le Chevalier de Beaurain... Nuremberg, 1757. Original colour. 450 x 550mm.
The Chevalier de Beaurain completed the first French survey of Minorca following their capture of island from the English in 1756; however the French were forced to return it at the end of the Seven Years' War. Under the map are two prospects, showing Mahon and Fort St. Philippe (the most expensive fortification ever built by the English), guarding the entrance to Mahon Harbour.
[Ref: 16538]    £850.00 ($1,108 • €983 rates)


NOLIN, Jean Baptiste jnr. [Very scarce map of the Kingdom of Valencia]
Les Royaumes de Valence Et Murcie. Paris: Jean Baptiste Nolin Jr., c.1760. Original outline colour. 560 x 435mm. Trimmed to the engraved border and laid on paper for inclusion in a contemporary composite atlas. With two library stamps on the verso, a lion rampant on a shield surmounted by a crown.
Scarce map of south-eastern Spain, centred on the cities of Valencia and Alicante. An inset depicts the Balearic Islands.
[Ref: 8504]    £650.00 ($847 • €752 rates)


NOLIN, Jean Baptiste jnr. [Very scarce map of Aragon]
Les Royaume D'Aragon. Paris: Jean Baptiste Nolin Jr., c. 1760. 550 x 430mm, in original outline colour. Trimmed to the engraved border and laid on paper for inclusion in a contemporary composite atlas. With two library stamp on the verso, a lion rampant on a shield surmounted by a crown..
Scarce map of eastern Spain, centred on the city of Zaragossa, edited from the cartographic materials of Rodrigo Mendes de Silva, among others.
[Ref: 8530]    £400.00 ($521 • €463 rates)


ZATTA, Antonio. [Map of the Balearics and Valencia]
Li Regni di Valenza e Murcia Con l'Isole Baleari... Venice, 1775. Original colour. 315 x 415mm.
Antique map of South-east Spain and the Balearics, with a fine title cartouche, showing the islands of Minorca, Majorca and Ibiza in good detail.
[Ref: 17654]    £380.00 ($495 • €440 rates)


ZATTA, Antonio. [18th century map of Catalonia]
La Catalogna Li Regni di Aragona. Venice, 1785. Original colour. 320 x 415mm, with wide margins.
A double-page map Catalonia and Aragon, with the borders with France. From "Atlante Novissimo" a monumental four volume work by Zatta and one of the last great decorative atlases.
[Ref: 19039]    £200.00 ($261 • €231 rates)


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]    £170.00 ($222 • €197 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 ($156 • €139 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]    £150.00 ($195 • €174 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]    £450.00 ($586 • €521 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]    £475.00 ($619 • €550 rates)


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