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  EUROPE 
 Northern Italy 

HOMANN, Johann Baptist. [Lombardia]
Ducatus Mediolani una cum Confinÿs... Nuremberg, c.1735. Original body colour. 480 x 585mm. Some restoration to centrefold.
The Duchy of Milan, with a decorative title cartouche.
[Ref: 7983]    £250.00 ($336 • €284 rates)


MOLL, Herman. [Moll's two-sheet map of Northern Italy]
A New Map of the Upper Part of Italy containing Principality of Piemont, ye Dutchies of Savoy, Milan, Parma, Mantua, Modena, Tuscany, the Dominions of ye Pope &c. The Republiques of Venice, Genoa, Luca &c. London, Thomas Bowles and John Bowles, c.1735. Original colour with additions. Two sheets conjoined, total 615 x 1020mm. Some restoration.
A large antique map of Northern Italy, dedicated to George II. Detailing 11 plans of fortifications of Italian cities and ports : Venice, Mantua, Milan, Turin, Genoa, Piacenza, Parma, Modena, Florence, Rome and Civitavecchia, and a prospect of "Leghorn" (livorno) Livorno. Published in London by Thomas Bowles and John Bowles
[Ref: 12124]    £1,400.00 ($1,883 • €1,590 rates)


WERNER, Friedrich Bernhard. [Prospect of Milan with fine allegorical detail]
Mediolanum. Mayland. Augsburg: Martin Englebrecht, c.1735. Etching, 360 x 420mm. A fine impression.
A prospect of Milan showing the defensive walls, with extensive keys and a descriptive text, both in Italian and German, and a decorative frame-like border. The view was drawn by Werner, but the allegorical figures int he foreground were by Thomas Scheffler. The plate was etched by Philip Andreas Kilian.
[Ref: 16543]    £1,500.00 ($2,018 • €1,704 rates)


DU SAUZET, Henri. [Piedmont]
Pedemonta regio cum Genvensium territorio Montisfernati Machionatii. Amsterdam, 1734. Coloured. 185 x 255mm.
Piedmont, from Du Sauzet's 'Atlas Portatif', a continuation of the Mercator/Hondius 'Atlas Minor'. KOEMAN: ME 208.
[Ref: 8117]    £150.00 ($202 • €170 rates)


SEUTTER, Matthäus. [18th century map of Liguria with a prospect of Genova]
Reipublicæ Genuensis Dominium... Augsburg, c.1740. Original colour with additions. 500 x 570mm. Somre restoration; old ink mss. in Italian on reverse.
A highly-decorative map of Liguria and ' Repubblica Marinara di Genova', with a title cartouche featuring the Roman gods, putti representing the Arts and a ship representing maritime trade. Underneath is a prospect of Genova with a 25-point key, a silk-making scene and an allegorical figure of the city holding a cornucopia.
[Ref: 16831]    £975.00 ($1,311 • €1,108 rates)


ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, Didier. [Liguria]
Carte Generale de L'Etat de Genes. Par le Sr Roberd de Vaugondy Fils de Mr Robert... Paris, Delahaye. Original colour. 185 x 310 mm.
Eighteenth century map of Liguria, centred on Genova.
[Ref: 13875]    £100.00 ($135 • €114 rates)


SCHREIBER, Johann Georg. [Piedmont]
Das Hertzogthum Piemont nebst dem Hertzogthum Montferat. Leipzig, c.1750. Original colour. 170 x 250mm.

[Ref: 9095]    £150.00 ($202 • €170 rates)


ALBRIZZI, Giovanni Battista. [A map of the territories surrounding Piacenza & Pavia]
Carta Geografica Dei Territori Di Pavia, Di Lodi E Di Piacenza. Venice, 1750, coloured, 330 x 400mm.
From Volume II of Albrizzi's "Atlante Novissimo" after Guillaume de L'Isle. A map showing the Po valley with its towns and cities. The decorative title cartouche in the bottom right hand corner with a portrait medallion, possibly of Charlemagne who ruled Lombardy from Pavia in the 8th century, and flanked by a river god and a minotaur both holding amphorae from which flow the waters of the rivers Po and Ticino. NORDENSKIÖLD 64 (21)
[Ref: 10000]    £220.00 ($296 • €250 rates)


ALBRIZZI, Giovanni Battista. [A mid-18th century Italian map of Liguria]
Carta Geografica del Governo Della Liguria o sia dello Stato della Republica di Genova. Venice, 1750. Coloured. 330 x 405mm.
A Venetian map of Liguria, decorated with a title cartouche featuring Minerva, as a personification of Genova, crowned with laurels by Mercury, with a putto holding a measure and Neptune riding a chariot drawn by two hippocamps in the background. NORDENSKIÖLD 64 (22)
[Ref: 14268]    £450.00 ($605 • €511 rates)


TINDAL & RAPIN. [18th century plan of Cuneo]
Cony, a strong City of Piedmont in the States of Savoy. London, c.1750. Coloured. 390 x 480mm. Trimmed to border on right, re-margined.
Plan of map of Cuneo showing its fortification, engraved by Basire for Rapin's History of England.
[Ref: 14332]    £240.00 ($323 • €273 rates)


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