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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]
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.
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.
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]
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.
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 […]
Non comune piccola pianta topografica della città di Padova concepita per mettere in risalto la cinta muraria e arricchita con solo una rosa dei venti ad indicare l’orientamento geografico. Questa curiosa raffigurazione della città è stata anticamente estratta da un foglio più grande titolato Amsterdam uyt gegeven door Cornelis Dankerts op de Nieuwendyk inden Atlas met privilegio che comprendeva la rappresentazione delle 18 più importanti 18 città fortificate dell’Italia settentrionale. Il raro foglio fu pubblicato da Cornelis Danckerts II ad Amsterdam nel 1680.
A fine miniature map from “Epitome Theatri Orbis Terraum” published in Amsterdam in 1602.The maps were based from those in P. Galle’s final edition of 1598 but were drawn and engraved with great care. They may be easily recognised as they have a wide border with latitude and longitude shown. [cod.390/15]
A fine miniature map from “Epitome Theatri Orbis Terraum” published in Amsterdam in 1602.The maps were based from those in P. Galle’s final edition of 1598 but were drawn and engraved with great care. They may be easily recognised as they have a wide border with latitude and longitude shown. [cod.391/15]
A fine miniature map of Padua 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.170/15]
A nice old color example of Blaeu’s regional map of Padova from Grooten Atlas the dutch edition of the Atlas Major published in Amsterdam in 1664. 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 especial
A view of Italy bounded by Lake Garda in the west, the Gulf of Venice in the east, and the Po River to the south. Shows the cities Verona, Vicenza, Padova and Venice. From the enlarged and improved edition of Mercator-Hondius atlas published in 1651. [cod.366/15]