Southern Italy Corsica Sardegna c.1725 old map engraved de L'IsleBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
A Map of Great Greece
and the Islands of Sardinia
By Mons. Delise
First Geographer to the King
of France, and Member of
the Royal Academy of Sciences.
(Southern Italy- France- Sardegna)
Issued c. 1725-50, London. Engraved by Clark after de L'Isle.
Beautiful early to mid 18th-century antique map, engraved with lovely hand color. The outstanding hand color creates a most pleasing overall visual quality.
Light uniform paper age toning, remaining clean - a near-superior visual example. Blank margin across top and bottom very thin/ narrow, soft crease down middle.
Sheet measures c. 13 1/8" x 8 1/8".
Printed area measures c. 11" x 8".