Italy Italia c.1770 Isaak Tirion rare folio sheet antique map not in BorriBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
NIEUWE KAART van.
na de Nieuwste waarnemingen.
van de l'Isle en andere.
Issued Amsterdam, c.1769 by Tirion.
In near VG, mostly clean condition. Some minor light color offsetting in Gulf of Venice, but otherwise visually attractive example.
Sheet measures c. 19 1/2" W x 16" H.
Engraved area measures c. 14 3/4" W x 12 3/4" H.
Folio sheet, original centerfold as issued.
Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici , Tir 4 (72)- interestingly, this example is numbered "74" in top right blank margin, indicating a variant position within the atlas versus the one described by Koeman.
Borri, L'Italia Nell Antica Cartographia, curiously, not mentioned.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4, p. 278.