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A rare and very decorative scene of the battle near Cassano. From “Repraesentatio belli, ob successionem in Regno Hispanico…”, published in Ausburg in 1720 by Jeremias Wolff. Inset in the beautifull cartouche a little map of the area of the battle.
Interesting plan of the battle at Carpi near Legnago from the rare Schauplatz des Krieges In Italien, Oder Accurate Beschreibung der Lombardey by Thomas Fritschen published in Leipzig in 1702.
Interesting and detailed map centered on Padua embellished by beautiful cartouche with the Venetian’s lion of San Marco and St. Antonio from Padua in the top right. From the Itinerario d’Italia published by Francesco Scoto in 1670. [cod.386/15]
Fine pocket map from “Tabularum geographicarum contractorum libri quinque” by Petrus Bertius published in Amsterdam at Nicolai. The engraver is P.Kaerius. [cod.387/15]
Fine pocket map from “Tabularum geographicarum contractorum libri quinque” by Petrus Bertius published in Amsterdam at Nicolai. The engraver is P.Kaerius. [cod.377/15]
[Italian only] Graziosa e non comune litografia raffigurante Bogliaco e in lontananza Gargnano. In alto la scritta “Tyrol” e in basso, oltre al titolo in caratteri rinforzati le firme dell’autore e le indicazioni dell’editore. Georg Pezolt ,allievo di Leopold Robert, fu valente pittore e litografo. Le sue vedute illustrano particolarmente localit del Tirolo, di Salisburgo e dintorni. Confronta “Il Garda nelle Stampe” nr. 153 [cod.1048/15]
Taken from the Schauplatz der funf Theile der Welt nach und zu Anton Friedrich Buschings grosser Erdebeschreibung” printed in Wien from 1789 to 1806. This atlas include 830 maps, printed on blue paper and coloured by hand.
Nice small map covering the Belluno area in Veneto from the Mercator Hondius “Atlas Minor” published in Amsterdam in 1648 at Jannsonius with german text on verso. In 1607 Jodocus Hondius published a reduced size version of Mercator’s “Atlas”, itself suitably titled “Atlas Minor”. The maps were copied from those of the great cartographer Mercator of around 1580-90 or were reductions of Hondius’ own maps of 1606. [cod.397/15]
Copper engraving from “Atlante Novissimo, illustrato ed accresciuto sulle osservazioni, e scoperte fatte dai piu’ celebri e piu’ recenti cartografi” by Antonio Zatta published in Venice in 1779. Very good condition with nice and decorative original colours.
Beautifull map of Vicentino from Corso Universale published in Venice in 1690. Inset plan of Vicenza. 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. [cod.325/15]
Importante e rara veduta di Piazza Bra a Verona animata da personaggi e carrozze in primo piano. Sotto la veduta grande riquadro con stemma araldico, titolo in latino, italiano e francese e dedica. Incisione all’acquaforte di Marco Sebastiano Giampiccoli edita a Venezia nel 1780 circa. Ottima e nitida impressione.
Importante e rara veduta di Piazza dei Signori a Padova animata da personaggi e carrozze in primo piano. Sotto la veduta grande riquadro con stemma araldico, titolo in latino, italiano e francese e dedica. Incisione all’acquaforte di Marco Sebastiano Giampiccoli edita a Venezia nel 1780 circa. Piccola spellatura superficiale della carta con perdita di alcune lettere nel testo.
The very rare card showing Verona as queen of the Kingdom of Venice. It provides some geographical information on the city.
Published by Nicholas De Poilly in Paris in 1763. A collector’s items.
From a pack of playing cards where the value of each card is indicated by the number of towns on it, and each suit by the colour. The court cards, bearing heads of kings, queens and knaves, have statistical details inside a panel of hanging drapery. Cfr. British Museum 1906,0723.36.1-51
Small and important plan of Padova, clearly inspired by Valegio. From the very rare “Paradisus deliciarum” by Hieronymus Megiser published in Leipzig in 1610. The German artist active in Leipzig from 1592 to 1620, who signed in plate “Johan Faber Jun (ior) fe (cit),” to stand by his father who worked in the same field, was able to claim several times the original of the copper, but it is clearly copied from the Valegio. [cod.383/15]
Rare small plan of Padua after Pietro Bertelli same depiction of the town published in his “Teatrum urbium Italicarum”. The more substantial differences are the disappearance of the point of interest in plate and the smaller measures. The curious engraving is part of a map depicting the 12 cities (Venice, Padua, Verona, Brescia, Parma, Florence, Ferrara, Ancona, Siena, Genoa, Mantua and Milan) that surround a map of Italy. [cod.983/15]
Very fine and detailed view of Padova from Zeiller’s “Itinerarium Italia Nova Antiqua” published by Merian in Franckfurt 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 […]
Interesting town plan of the walled city of Padua from the rare Schauplatz des Krieges In Italien, Oder Accurate Beschreibung der Lombardey by Thomas Fritschen published in Leipzig in 1702.