1728 – M. Seutter – Nova et Exactissima Totius Italiae
Title: “Nova et Exactissima Totius Italiae Sardiniae et Corsicae Delineatio Opera et Impensis”
Rare issue map of Italy, which includes the islands of Corsica and Sardinia, part of Sicily and the coastline of the Balkans. Title cartouche at top right features several cherubs and in the opposite corner the distance scale supports a river god, a globe and several putti.
Comes from Seutter’s atlas “Atlas Novus Indicibis Instructus”, published in Augsburg, 1728.
Cartographer: Matthaeus Seutter (1678 – 1757)
Sheet size: 53,5 x 61,5 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Good condition! Original contemporary colors, strong press and on watermarked paper. Top and bottom 3 cm separations in middle fold. Original condition without any restoration or cleaning!
This is an original antique map published in 1728 and NOT a modern copy or reprint!