Turin Italy Torino Italia miniature fortified plan 1672 Mallet miniature mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Plan de Turin.
(Europe / Italy/ torino/ Italia).
Issued 1672, Paris by Mallet.
Charming small 17th century print. Engraved with lovely hand color.
Bold cross section of a fortified plan, title in small simple banner at top left corner. Topographical terrain behind the rampart walls.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 7 1/4"H x 4 1/4"W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 5 3/8"H x 3 1/2"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3, pp. 196.