Folio map, oriented to the north, of Piedmont with the city Turin in the middle.
Published in Amsterdam by Joan Blaeu: 'Théâtre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas. Troisième partie'. J. Blaeu, 1640. (Van der Krogt 2, 7050:2C).
Two cartouches: top right with the title, bottom right with an unfilled crowned shield, below that are two scale sticks and the note: 'Il restant del Piemonte si rede nel la tabula della Liguria da Ponente'.
In good condition, full page (53 x 60.5 cm), on hand-laid paper, centrefold as issued, old border colouring, verso description of Piemont in French. Some rust stains in the margins, mostly on the back.
- Country (current geographical location)
- Geographical specification
- Map maker/ publisher
- Willem & Joan Blaeu
- Map/ Book title
- Stato del Piemonte
- Copper engraving
- Additional Information
- From the French-language edition of the Nouvel Atlas
- Size of the largest image
- 39×50 cm