Dominican Republic, S. Domingo; Luigi Rossi - Carta Di S. Domingo, Giusta Quella Di Poirson - 1821-1850

Description
Dominican Republic, S. Domingo; Luigi Rossi - Carta Di S. Domingo, Giusta Quella Di Poirson - 1821-1850
Original colored copper plate

Original engraving on copper plate. Plate with blank verse, from an interesting Milanese atlas which, after an introduction about ancient and modern geography, shows the order of the European Nations after the Congress of Vienna, the non-European world and the American Continent, and Astronomical tables. The maker of the atlas was Cav. Luigi Rossi, a member of the Institute of Science, Literature and Art of the Real Accademia. Specimen in good state of preservation.
BENEZIT E., "Dictionnaire [...] des peintres, sculpteurs, dessinateurs et graveurs [...]", Paris 194

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
Dominican Republic
Geographical specification
S. Domingo
Map maker/ publisher
Luigi Rossi
Map/ Book title
Carta Di S. Domingo, Giusta Quella Di Poirson
Period
1821-1850
Condition
Good
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Original colored copper plate
Size of the largest image
355×432 mm
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