Italy Antique map Italien von 1450 bis 1792 Spruner 1846
Title: Italien von 1450 bis 1792.
Description: Antique map Italy with bordering from 1450 till 1792. Inset maps showing Venice, Valetta in Malta, Pavia, Genoa, and a inlay map from 1793 till 1805 with parts of France in Italy and the Kingdom North of Italy.
Original antique atlas map, steel plate engraved map with hand coloring in outline.
Cartographer: Karl Spruner von Merz, 1803-1892 Karl von Spruner as he preferred to be known, was a German cartographer and scholar. He spent most of his long life in military service. He joined the Bavarian army, aged 11, in 1814, and was promoted to lieutenant in 1825. He is best known for his historical atlases.
Origin: Historisch – Geographischer Hand Atlas Zur Geschichte Der Staaten Europa’s Vom Anfang Des Mittelalters Bis Die Neueste Zeit Von Dr. Karl Spruner Gotha: Bei Justas Perthes 1846.
Size: Sheet app.: 17.5 x 14.5 inches. 44.5 x 36.5 cm. Image app.: 16 x 12.25 inches. 41 x 31 cm. Condition: Good antiquarian condition.