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Venice

Venetum, Dominum, cum adjacentibus Mediolan, Mantuano, Mutinesi, Miran, Dolano, Parmensi, Placentino Ducatibus nova Delineatione. Large title-cartouche surrounded by 6 coats of arms and legend and mile indicator cartouche with potentate accompanied by Hermes + Mars with shield and cornucopia. Further compass card and some small ships. Colored map engraving by Matthäus Seutter I (1678-1757) in Augsburg. 19½ × 22⅝ in (49.5 × 57.5 cm).

From the Seutter edition Vienna 1736. – Cartouches in black & white as a frequent characteristic of old coloured atlases. – Lower left a backed marginal tear minimally touching the edge of the map. – With the Gulf of Trieste including Trieste and the western half of Istria up to Montona & Waxenstein, otherwise up to Urbino – Florence – Massa/Tuscany – Rapallo – Bergamo – Merano – Sterzing – Villach – Jaunstein – Krainburg – Adelsberg. – At the edge still Tyrol . – Lower right the Republic of San Marino. – With  road  net.

Offer no. 14,357 / EUR  357. / export price EUR  339. (c. US$ 388.) + shipping


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