Carta Nuova dell Arabia


Title:
Carta Nuova dell Arabia
Date:
C1740
Mapmaker:
Giovambattista Albrizzi (1698-1777)
Image Size:
280mm x 345mm (11.02" x 13.58")
Condition:
In good condition, with centre fold as issued.
Technique:
Hand coloured copper engraving.
Price:

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$A 850
Stock Number:
ANOV 1011 MI GEN (NGPD) (C019)
Description:

Rare map of the Middle East by Giovambattista Albrizzi, publisher, patron, collector and one of the great figures of eighteenth-century Venetian intellectual and cultural life. 

From: Albrizzi, Atlante Novissimo del Sigr. Guglielmo de L'Isle, Venezia. (volume Primo MDCCXL-1740)

Biography:

Giovambattista Albrizzi (1698-1777)

Publisher, patron, collector and one of the great figures of eighteenth-century Venetian intellectual and cultural life. Although Venice had been the centre of the European map trade during the sixteenth century, its importance was greatly diminished in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries as Dutch and German publishers became increasingly dominant.

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