Fine map from Antonio Zatta’s Atlante Novissimo, illustrato ed accresciuto sulle osservazioni, e scoperte fatte dai piu’ celebri e piu’ recenti cartografi published in Venice in 1779. Very good condition with nice and decorative original colours.
[Netherlands] La Repubblica D’Ollanda
Fine map engraved by Petrus Kaerius, this map is filled with mountains, cities and villages. The map is oriented with north at right and is decorated with strapwork title, distance scale and key cartouches. 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…
- Author: MERCATOR Gerard - HONDIUS Henricus
- Year: 1648
- Dimension: 205 x 160 mm
- Place of publication: Amsterdam
A very nice aquatint view by Gabriel Lory showing the Swiss Alps with the cascade of Nant d’Arpinaz. Published in Paris at Osterwald in 1820.
- Author: Gabriel Lory
- Dimension: 25 x 28 cm
- Place of publication: Paris
- Year: 1820
Bella pianta prospettiva di Friburgo completata ai lati da pannelli con descrizione della città tratta dall’opera Curioses Staats und Kriegs Theatrum di Gabriel Bodenher pubblicata ad Augsburg nel 1725.
- Author: BODENHER Gabriel
- Year: 1725
- Dimension: 285 x 160 mm
- Place of publication: Augsburg
A particularly attractive pictorial map of Holland by anonymous author published in 1930 circa. This map is covered with vignettes describing major towns and landmarks along the roads. Includes decorative cartouche, compass rose and inset lovely views of Amsterdam, Scheveningen, Enkhuizen and Veere.
- Author: Anon.
- Dimension: 24 x 34 cm
- Year: 1930