This map titled L’Italie : dresse´e sur les observations de M. Rs de l’Academie Royale des Sciences is by Guillame de L’Isle and engraved by Charles Amadeus Berey and Charles Simonneau. The map appears to be early 18th century on laid paper with light hand coloring and the title adds it was revised in 1788. Condition: Some light discoloration and some small areas of fauxing. Height 23 5/8 Inches 60.0 cm. Width 28 3/8 Inches 72.0 cm. Depth 5/8 Inches 1.6 cm. Sight Height 21 7/8 Inches 55.5 cm. Sight Width 26 5/8 Inches 67.7 cm. Some items we offer have age and wear, this wear due to age may include breaks, repairs, repainting, or restoration, we try to call this damage as well as possible but please refer to the photography for a full description. We try to identify and describe our items to the best of our ability however we are not experts and our estimates of age, period or attribution should be taken as speculation and not fact. Our descriptions are solely there to assist buyers finding the items and are not an accurate description of the item in all cases. Ultimately the pictures we take serve as our description. This fine antique is offered with a fair and reasonable fixed price, I trust my descriptions and photos detail this item to justify the asking price. If you do need information I have neglected to include, make an offer, or additional photos, please don’t hesitate to ask, I will do my best to comply. Thank you for looking! This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “albanyantiques” and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Cartographer/Publisher: Guillaume De L’Isle
- Date Range: 1700-1799
- Printing Technique: Copper Plate
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Country/Region: France