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  EUROPE 
 Northern Italy 

Anonymous. [A manuscript design for the new pier at Genoa]
Disegno Del Nuovo Molo. Genoa, first quarter of the 18th century, 2 sheets each measuring 420 x 290mm
A fascinating manuscript drawing, in sepia ink, of a projected plan for a new pier in the port of Genoa. Provenance: The Andrea Doria Archives, Genoa.
[Ref: 10882]    £500.00 ($673 • €568 rates)


Anonymous. [A scarce separate-issue map of the environs of Genova]
Carte Particuliere de Genes et de ses Environs. Paris?, c.1720. 395 x 540mm. Narrow margins on three sides, binding folds flattened.
A scarce map of the environs of Genova, with an extensive key down the sides and a miniature plan of the port in the bottom left corner. In the title is a finely-engraved armorial. We have traced only one institutional example (Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal, CC-178-V) and one for sale in the last ten years.
[Ref: 15852]    £950.00 ($1,278 • €1,079 rates)


Anonymous. [A scarce early 18th Century English plan of Venice]
A New Ground=Plot of the most famous City of Venice. London? c.1720. 260 x 390mm. Trimmed to plate at sides, margins added, very fine impression.
An English copy of Coronelli's plan of Venice published c.1690, even keeping the Italian 'Note', although with different decoration. Over one hundred buildings, bridges, canals, etc, are numbered, unfortunately with no index. Although the map is marked 'Plate 12 Voll 1 p.484' we have been unable to deduce in which book this map appeared. MORETTO: 122.
[Ref: 17687]    £800.00 ($1,076 • €909 rates)


OTTENS, Reinier & Joshua. [An early 18th century map of Piedmont & Savoy]
Status Sabaudici, Tabulam in Ducatum Sabaudiæ, et Montisferrati, Principatum Pedemontii Comitatum Nicæensem, et cæteras Partes Minores. Amsterdam: R. & J. Ottens, c.1720. Original colour. 580 x 490mm.
A detailed map of the Duchy of Savoy and Piemonte, showing from Geneva to Nice and Monaco, with Turin marked.
[Ref: 15018]    £350.00 ($471 • €398 rates)


WOLFF, Jeremias. [18th century prospect of Milan]
Meyland. Augsburg, Heirs of Jeremias Wolff, c.1725. Coloured. Two sheets conjoined, total 355 x 1005mm.
A fine prospect of the city with a 63-point key. Originally published by Wolff, the publication line marks this example as published by his heirs. Johann Friedrich Probst took over Wolff's business, but as he had yet to become famous in his own right he left Wolff's name on the plate.
[Ref: 9758]    £3,850.00 ($5,178 • €4,374 rates)


CLUVER, Philip. [Northern Italy]
Italiæ Gallicæ sive Galliæ Cisalpinæ... Amsterdam, c.1730. Coloured. 205 x 260mm.
Northern Italy in Classical times.
[Ref: 7831]    £100.00 ($135 • €114 rates)


HOMANN, Johann Baptist. [A beautiful 18th century prospect of Genoa with map of Liguria]
Status Reipublicae Genuensis nec non Prospectuum Celeberrimae eiusdem Urbis et Portus Geographica simul et Topographica Descriptio Nuremberg, c.1730. Original colour with additions to the prospect. 495 x 570mm.
A fine map of the Republic of Genova. Beneath the map is an elaborate allegorical title cartouche depicting the achievements of the Republic. Below that is a prospect of the city with a key to important places.
[Ref: 17199]    £1,100.00 ($1,480 • €1,250 rates)


SEUTTER, Matthäus. [18th century map of Liguria]
Lo Stato Della Repubblica di Genova. Geograficamente rappresentato et di nuovo dato in luce da Matteo Seuttero Geografo Cesareo in Augusta. Augsburg, c.1730. Original wash colour. 200 x 270mm. Trimmed to printed border and laid on album paper.
A small but detailed antique map of the Republic of Genoa, from the 'Atlas Minor'. With an elaborate rococo title cartouche along the bottom margin flanked by bacchantes and scrolling shells.
[Ref: 13422]    £250.00 ($336 • €284 rates)


WERNER, Friedrich Bernhard. [Spectacular mid-18th century prospect of Venice]
Venetia. Augsburg, Johann Friedrich Probst, c.1750. Two sheets conjoined, total 375 x 1030mm.
A scarce prospect of Venice, drawn by Friedrich Bernhard Werner (1690-1776), who visited the city in 1730. This is a state unrecorded by Moretto, with the 86-point keys in Italian and Latin augmented by a version in German. MORETTO: 153.
[Ref: 16848]    £5,500.00 ($7,398 • €6,248 rates)


CERRUTI, Agostino. [A two-sheet old map of the Po River]
Cursus Fluminis Padi vel Po per Longobardiam a fonte usque ad Ostia... Nuremberg, Homann Heirs, 1735. Original colour with additions. Two sheets conjoined, total 520 x 1155mm. Narrow margins top and bottom as issued
Two-sheet map of the course of the River Po across northern Italy from its source in the mountains above Turin to the Gulf of Venice, based on Cerruti's six-sheet map, as published by De Rossi in Rome, 1703.
[Ref: 12221]    £1,300.00 ($1,749 • €1,477 rates)


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