Rare copper engraving by Guglielmo Silvestri published in Parma in 1790. [cod.223/15]
Scarce little map showing the travel between two cities with the suggestion for nice places to stop. From “La vera guida per chi viaggia in Italia, con la descrizione di tutti i viaggi e le sue poste…” (well known because used by Goethe for his famous travel in Italy) published in Rome at Giunchi in 1787 by Francesco Tiroli. [cod.230/15]
A very fine Ortelius map of the Romagna region from the Theatrum Orbis Terrarium by Abraham Ortelius published by Jean Baptiste Vrients in 1612.
This is one of the rare Johanne Baptista Vrients maps, which only appear in the final editions of Ortelius’ Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. Includes a decorative cartouche and inset map of the area around Rovigo in Veneto.
Rare copper engraving by Guglielmo Silvestri published in Parma in 1790. [cod.220/15]