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Stock# 36149
Description

Decorative Italian map of Scotland, published by Santini in Venice and engraved by Remondini.

The map includes a decorative cartouche and scale of miles in the top right corner.

The map is colored by the early provinces and counties, with the counties separately delineated.

Condition Description
Minor discoloration at lower corners.
Reference
Moir, D.G. Vol. I, p.19
Paolo Santini Biography

Paolo Santini (1729-1793) was an Venetian engraver known especially for his religious prints and fine cartographic engravings. He published in Venice and may have a been a member of the clergy. In his maps, he largely adopted and adapted the work of his French counterparts, especially the brothers de Vaugondy.