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Giovanni Antonio Magini / Benjamin Wright:  Riviera Di Genova Da Ponente





Title: Riviera Di Genova Da Ponente

Map Maker: Giovanni Antonio Magini /  Benjamin Wright

Place / Date: Bologna / 1613

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 18.5 x 15.5 inches

Condition: VG

Price: SOLD

Inventory ID: 23715


Description:

Decorative map of Genoa extending from the City of Genoa to Nizza (Nice) on the LIgurian Coastline and  north to Turino and Asti and including a significant part of Piemonte.

Includes sailing ship and compass rose. Engraved by Benjamin Wright, who reportedly sold a number of Magini's plates during the engraving process, after going on a drinking binge.


Condition Description: Lower margin added and margins extended.


Related Categories:
Maps of Italy

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