Tuscany

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  • Luca

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    Nice Merian’s plan of Lucca from Itinerarium Italiae Nova Antiqua… published in Frankfurt in 1640. Mattheus Merian was a notable Swiss engraver, born in Basle in 1593, who subsequently studied in Zurich and then moved to Frankfurt where he met Theodore de Bry, whose daughter he married in 1617. They had numerous children together, including a daughter, Anna Maria Sibylla Merian, born in 1647. She became a pioneering naturalist and illustrator. Two of their sons…

    • Author: MERIAN Mattheus
    • Dimension: 258 x 375 mm
    • Place of publication: Frankfurt
    • Year: 1640
  • Luca.

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    Rare copper engraving from “Nova et Accurata Italiae Hoderniae Descriptio” published in Leiden by Bonaventura e A. Elsevir in 1627. [cod.276/15]

    • Author: HONDIUS Jodocus
    • Year: 1627
    • Dimension: 241 x 171 mm
    • Place of publication: Leiden
  • Lucca

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    Interesting town plan of the walled city of Lucca from the rare Schauplatz des Krieges In Italien, Oder Accurate Beschreibung der Lombardey by Thomas Fritschen published in Leipzig in 1702.

    • Author: Thomas Fritschen
    • Year: 1702
    • Dimension: 130 x 145 mm
    • Place of publication: Lipsia
  • Lucca

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    Copper engraving from “Curioses Staats-Kriegstheatrum in Bayern, Franken, Hispanien, Italien” published in Amburg in 1702 by J. Stridbeck and his son J. Stridbeck Junior. [cod.099/15]

    • Author: BODENHER Gabriel
    • Year: 1725
    • Dimension: 165 x 290 mm
    • Place of publication: Augsburg
  • Lucca

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    Nice copper engraving of the town from “Itinerario overo nuova descrittione dei viaggi principali d’Italia” published in Venice by Brigonci in 1679. [cod.277/15]

    • Author: SCOTO Francesco
    • Year: 1679
    • Dimension: 120 x 120 mm
    • Place of publication: Venice
  • A beautiful tinted lithograph showing the Palazzo Comunale in Prato by O. Saunier based on a drawn by A. Durand from the famous “La Toscane” published in Paris at Lemercier in 1863.

    • Author: DURAND AndrŠ
    • Year: 1863
    • Dimension: 455 x 320 mm
    • Place of publication: Paris
  • Piombino

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    Plan and fortification of the town from “Force D’Europe…” by G. Bodenehr published in Augsburg in 1725. Perfect condition. [cod.100/15]

    • Author: BODENHER Gabriel
    • Year: 1725
    • Dimension: 150 x 180 mm
    • Place of publication: Augsburg
  • A beautiful tinted lithograph of Piombino by O. Saunier based on a drawn by A. Durand from the famous “La Toscane” published in Paris at Lemercier in 1863.

    • Author: DURAND AndrŠ
    • Year: 1863
    • Dimension: 450 x 305 mm
    • Place of publication: Paris
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    Bird’s eye plan of the city of Pisa. The city sits on both banks of the River Arno with bridges spanning the river at left and right. Finely engraved to show a great amount of detail. Coat of arms and a key to the principal buildings. The “Campanile” is recognizable as the Leaning Tower of Pisa. [cod.268/15]

    • Author: MERIAN Mattheus
    • Dimension: 195 x 270 mm
    • Place of publication: Frankfurt
  • A rare and early separately issued plan of Pisa published by Matteo Florimi in 1603 circa . The plan covers the city in its entirety and showing on the left the Campo dei Miracoli with its famous Baptistry and leaning tower. Title in a strapwork surround surmounted by the arms of the Medici and Pisa, key in strapwork cartouche at upper left corner. Soli was a Sienese architectural draughtsman, painter, and engraver, who worked with…

    • Author: FLORIMI Matteo
    • Year: 1603
    • Dimension: 395 x 530 mm
    • Place of publication: Siena
  • Porto Longone

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    Plan and fortification of the town from “Force D’Europe…” by G. Bodenehr published in Augsburg in 1725. Perfect condition. [cod.101/15]

    • Author: BODENHER Gabriel
    • Year: 1725
    • Dimension: 140 x 225 mm
    • Place of publication: Augsburg
  • antica mappa lucca toscana

    An interesting early map of the region of Lucca in Tuscany from Coronelli’s Corso Geografico Universale published in Venice in 1690. 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. He made very famous globes

    • Author: CORONELLI Vincenzo Maria
    • Year: 1690
    • Dimension: 448 x 600 mm
    • Place of publication: Venice