Italy Italia Corsica Sardinia uncommon 1661 Jansson miniature map NOT IN BORRIBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Tabula Italiae, Corsicae, Sardiniae, et adjacemtium Regnorum.
(Europe, Italy, Italia, Kingdoms of Ancient Italy, Corsica, Sardinia, Papal States, Rome, Naples, Venice, Genoa, Milan).
Issued 1661, Amsterdam by J. Jansson.
Fine mid-17th century engraved miniature map. Narrow side margins.
Nice looking example, dark impression, clean, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 7 7/8" H x 8 1/8" W.
Engraved area measures c. 6" H x 8" W.
Borri, L'Italia nell'Antica Cartografia, NOT NOTED but see 135A (he only cites the later re-use of the plate for an anonymous German printing as 135A).
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2, pp. 428-430.