Sardinia - Corsica

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  • Bastia

    More Info  180,00

    Nice tinted lithograph by De Mercey showing Bastia taken from the sea. From a drawn of Ciceri. Published by Lemercier in Paris in 1840. [cod.1247/15]

    • Author: De MERCEY Frederic – CICERI Eugene
    • Year: 1840
    • Dimension: 370 x 235 mm
    • Place of publication: Paris
  • Rare copper engraving from “Nova et Accurata Italiae Hoderniae Descriptio” published in Leiden by Bonaventura e A. Elsevir in 1627. [cod.486/15]

    • Author: HONDIUS Jodocus
    • Year: 1627
    • Dimension: 176 x 245 mm
    • Place of publication: Leiden
  • Corsica

    More Info  350,00

    Copper engraved map of the island with north oriented to the left. Fully engraved with detail of rivers, mountains, cities and towns. The famous Blaeu’s firm was founded in 1596 by Willem Janzoon Blaeu (1571-1638) then continued by his two sons Cornelius (1616-1648) and Johannis (1596-1673). Their greatest cartographic achievement was the publication of the magnificent Atlas Major with 600 maps all finely engraved and embellished by elaborate cartouches, heraldic detail and especially by splendi

    • Author: BLAEU Johannis
    • Year: 1664
    • Dimension: 180 x 240 mm
    • Place of publication: Amsterdam
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    A rare playing card showing Corsica. Below descriptive text on Isle. Published in Paris in 1780 ca. [cod.490/15]

    • Author: Anon.
    • Year: 1780 ca
    • Dimension: 80 x 130 mm
    • Place of publication: Paris
  • Very fine map of the Sardinia, with a large allegorical title cartouche with animals and landscapes and 2 fine engraved cartouches at the bottom corners incorporating the scale on the left and a coat of arms on the right. From Seutter’s Atlas Novus published in Augsburg in 1730 ca. [cod.086/15]

    • Author: SEUTTER Georg Matthaus
    • Year: 1730 ca.
    • Dimension: 500 x 570 mm
    • Place of publication: Augsburg
  • Out of stock

    Striking map of Sardinia from Corso Universale published in Venice in 1692. Vincenzo Maria Coronelli is widely recognised as one of Italy?s most famous and greatest cartographers. He received an ecclesiastical education at the convent of the Minor Conventuals and also studied theology in Rome. However, his interests in geography and cartography were awoken early in his ecclesiastical career and never suppressed. [cod.059/15]

    • Author: CORONELLI Vincenzo Maria
    • Year: 1692
    • Dimension: 600 x 458 mm
    • Place of publication: Venice
  • antica mappa sicilia sardegna

    A very decorative map of Sicily and Sardinia from J.B. Homann’s Atlas Novus Terrarum published in Nuremberg in 1720. In the upper middle is a allegoric large cartouche with the title “Regnorum Siciliae et Sardiniae nova tabula?. Embellished by compass rose, vessels and in the lower left plan of Catania with the famous vulcan Etna erupting and in the right with La Valletta. [cod.087/15]

    • Author: HOMANN Johann Baptist
    • Year: 1720
    • Dimension: 580 x 500 mm
    • Place of publication: Nuremberg
  • Sardinia

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    A fine miniature map of Sardinia from “Theatro del Mondo” the famous plagiarised version of Ortelius’ pocket atlas published specifically for the Italian market by Pietro Marchetti. First printed in Brescia this is the really rare Venetian edition of 1667. Italian text on verso. [cod.169/15]

    • Author: MARCHETTI Pietro
    • Year: 1667
    • Dimension: 75 x 105 mm
    • Place of publication: Venice
  • Uncommon map of Sardinia finely engraved by Pietro Allodi after a drawn by Filippo Naymiller. From Atlante di geografia universale: cronologico, storico, statistico e letterario. Milan, 1860 at Tipografia Pagnoni. Includes a second sheet of text providing really interesting geographical and statistical information on the areas shown.

    • Author: Filippo Naymiller, Francesco Pagnoni
    • Year: 1860
    • Place of publication: Milan
    • Dimension: 43 x 33 cm