Northern Italy 1694 Italia Mosting Cluverius scarce hand color mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Issued 1694, Wolfenbuttel for Cluverius. Likely engraved by Mosting.
Charming 17th century engraved map, with lovely hand color. Strapwork title and engraving style create an almost folk-art appearance.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 8 1/2"H x 10 1/2"W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 8"H x 9 7/8"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.