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Robert de Vaugondy’s Map of the Papal States, Tuscany & Corsica

SKU: 9500
£250.00

Title:
Robert de Vaugondy’s Map of the Papal States, Tuscany & Corsica

Date of publication:
c.1770

Printed Measurement:
50 x 63 cm

Colour:
original

Mapmaker(s):

  • Robert de Vaugondy
  • Etat de l’Eglise, Grand Duché de Toscane, et Isle de Corse

    This is a later state of Robert de Vaugondy’s map of the Papal States, Tuscany and Corsica. The original date (1750) and privilege (a sort of early forerunner of copyright) have been burnished from the plate.

    Condition & Materials

    Copper engraving, 50 x 63 cm, original hand colour in outline, blank verso.

    References

    Pedley, Bel et Utile: the Work of the Robert de Vaugondy Family of Mapmakers, 356.