Kingdom of Naples Southern Italy Mt. Vesuvius c. 1740 Homann decorative mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Novissima & Exactissima Totius Regni Napolis Tabula.
(Europe, Italy, Southern Italy, Kingdom of Naples, Mt. Vesuvius, Coat of Arms).
Issued c. 1740-50, Nuremberg by Homann.
Fine mid 18th century folio sheet engraved map, with full original hand color. Large decorative cartouche.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 21 1/2" H x 24 "W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 19 1/4" H x 22" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2, pp. 361.