Maps, Italy, Switzerland, Modena, Torricella
"Ducatus Mediolani una cum Confinys accurata Tabula exibitus auctus et e medatus." Copper etching by Johann Bapt. Homann, 1723. Original hand coloring.
Milan is in the upper center of this northern Italian map. In the upper left is Salurn and St. Michael on the Adige River. In the upper left is Brig and Arnen in Switzerland. In the lower left is Mondovi. Modena and Torricella are in the lower right. In the lower right is a decorative cartouche with cherubs and two young men.
Original antique print
Map has a vertical centerfold. Light creasing at bottom of map near centerfold. Light browning on margin edges and a few scattered spots in margins. Hand-written number on reverse side.
47 x 58 cm ( 18.5 x 22.8 ")