INDEX

Italy Maps

One of the first examples of two-colour printing

SYLVANUS, Bernard.

Sexta Europae Tabula.
Venice, 1511. Woodcut on two sheets conjoined, total 420 x 565mm.

Stock ID : 21808

£4,500

A 16th century miniature map of Italy

LANGENES, Barent.

Italia.
Amsterdam, Cornelis Claez, 1599, Dutch text edition. 85 x 125mm, with letterpress surtitle and pagination.

Stock ID : 21342

£250

A beautiful 17th century carte-à-figure map of Italy

HONDIUS, Jodocus II.

Tabulae Italiae, Corsicae, Sardiniae, et adjacentium Regnorum. Nova et accurata delineation... Edita per Johannem Janssonium Amsterod. Aº1628.
Amsterdam, Jan Jansson, c.1630, German text edition. Fine original colour. 465 x 545mm.

Stock ID : 22286

£5,500

The first carte-à-figure map of Italy

BLAEU, Willem Janszoon.

Italiæ, Sardiniæ, Corsicæ, et confinium Regionum nova Tabula, effigies præcipuarum Urbiu et habituum inibi simul complectens.
Amsterdam: Cornelis Danckerts, c.1640. 420 x 570mm.

Stock ID : 15244

£9,000

The famous 17th century map of Italy by John Speed

SPEED, John.

Italia newly augmented by J: Speede.
London, William Humble, 1646. Coloured. 400 x 520mm.

Stock ID : 20309

£2,800

A classic 17th century Dutch map of Italy

BLAEU, Willem Janszoon.

Nova Italiae Delineatio.
Amsterdam: Johannes Blaeu, c.1670, German edition. Fine original colour. 385 x 505mm.

Stock ID : 22592

£750

A Ptolemaic map of Italy

MERCATOR, Gerard.

Tab. VI. Europae Totam Italiam ob Oculos Ponens.
Utrecht, François Halma, c.1695. Coloured. 345 x 470mm.

Stock ID : 17073

£900

18th century map of Italy in fine colour

SEUTTER, Matthäus.

Nova et Exactissima Totius Italiæ Sardiniae et Corsicae Delineatio.
Augsburg, c.1730. Original body colour. 500 x 585mm.

Stock ID : 15396

£600

An 18th century map of Italy on two sheets

ANVILLE, Jean Baptiste B. D'.

L'Italie Publiée sous les Auspices de Monseigneur le Duc D'Orleans Premier Prince du Sang.
Paris, 1743. Coloured. Two sheets conjoined, total 830 x 690mm.

Stock ID : 12297

£750

18th century map of Italy in bright colour

LOTTER, Tobias Conrad.

Italia annexis Insulis Sicilia, Sardinia et Corsica.... 1758.
Augsburg, c.1758. Original body colour. 480 x 575mm.

Stock ID : 22402

£500

Two-sheet folding map of Italy

CRAMER. John Anthony.

Italiae Antiquae et Novae pars Septentrionalis... [&] Italiae Antiquae et Novae pars Australis...
Oxford: Cramer, 1825. Original colour. Two sheets, dissected and laid on linen, each 650 x 755mm, original slip case.

Stock ID : 12143

£650

A mid-19th century map of the post roads of Italy

GARLATO, Giambattista.

Carta postale ed itineraria d'Italia. Rispettosissimamente dedicata a S. M. I. R. A. Ferdinando I. Imp.re d'Austria Re d'Hungaria Boemia, Lombardia, Venezia, ec. ec. ec.
Udine: Antonio Federico Botte, 1844. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen, total 1115 x 915mm, with original slipcase.

Stock ID : 20642

£600

A cartobibligraphy of 16th century Italian maps of Italy

BIFOLCO, Stefano & RONCA, Fabrizio.

Cartografia rara italiana: XVI secolo. L'Italia e i suoi territori. Catalogo ragionato delle carte a stampa.
Rome: Antiquarius 2014. Folio, cloth & d/w; pp. 405, Italian text, profusely illustrated,

Stock ID : 19481

£120