1796 – G. M. Cassini – L’Isola d’Islanda
Title: “L’Isola d’Islanda Delineata Sulle Ultime Osservazioni…”
Detailed and rare map of Iceland based on Bishop Gudbrandur Thorlaksson’s map. Decorative title cartouche with three fishing figures.
Comes from the atlas “Nuovo Atlante Geografico Universale delineato sulle ultime osservazioni” published in Rome, 1796.
Cartographer: Giovanni Maria Cassini (1745–1824)
Sheet size: 41,0 x 54,3 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Very good, original condition! Contemporary hand coloring, strong press on watermarked paper.
This is an original antique map published in 1796 and NOT a modern copy or reprint
On your request I will provide a Certificate of Authenticity