Scarce map of Italy, published by TC Lotter.
Includes Sicily (Mt. Aetna erupting), Corsica and Sardinia.
Fine dark impression.
Tobias Conrad Lotter (1717-1777) is one of the best-known German mapmakers of the eighteenth century. He engraved many of the maps published by Matthaus Seutter, to whose daughter Lotter was married. He took over Seutter’s business in 1756. Lotter’s son, M. A. Lotter, succeeded his father in the business.