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Merian's Plan of Palmanova

SKU: 7337

Merian's Plan of Palmanova

Date of publication:

Printed Measurement:
22 x 32 cm

black and white


  • Matthaeus Merian
  • Nova Palma

    Copper engraving, 22 x 32 cm, black and white, slight spotting, blank verso. A plan of Palmanova (a Venetian town founded in 1593, sheltered behind innovative fortifications taking the form of a nine-pointed star), published by Merian and his heirs in various works, including the Itinerarium Italiae of 1640 and editions of the Theatrum Europaeum.