Italy, Piemonte; Sanson / P. Huilier - Estats du Duc de Savoye - 1621-1650

Description
Italy, Piemonte; Sanson / P. Huilier - Estats du Duc de Savoye - 1621-1650
Refined map of Piedmont and the Alps centered on Turin

Uncommon map of Piedmont, centred on Turin with a detailed representation of the Alps. The main cities are represented in the map with fortifications.
The map etched by Huilier (signature lower right) was published by Nicholas Sanson in Paris in 1691.
Finely traced map of Piedmont showing, as per title in the beautiful cartouche, the Duchy of Aosta, the Marquisate of Ivrea, Susa, Saluzzo, the Signoria, the Monferrato, etc.
The map stretches from Chamony in the north to Antibes and the Riviera di Ponente and to south up to Novara and the Milan area in the east.

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
Italy
Geographical specification
Piemonte
Map maker/ publisher
Sanson / P. Huilier
Map/ Book title
Estats du Duc de Savoye
Period
1621-1650
Condition
Good
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Refined map of Piedmont and the Alps centered on Turin
Size of the largest image
55×44.5 cm
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