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Corsica
MAGINI, Antonio, CORSICA Isola, olim Cyrnus., antique map, old maps MAGINI, Antonio - CORSICA Isola, olim Cyrnus.
Bologne, 1620, Coloured.. 340x450mm. Very fine condition.
A striking, decorative map of Corsica, orientated with north to the left, with strapwork cartouches for the title, scale and dedication, and with sea monsters and a galleon in the sea.

As Corsica was still subject to Genova this map appeared in Magini's 'Nova descrittione d'Italia', the...
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Estimate
($ 420 - 500)

Bid received
$ 350
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HOMANN HEIRS,  Insulae Corsicae olim Cyrnus dictae novissima facies choro-graphice. . ., antique map, old maps HOMANN HEIRS - Insulae Corsicae olim Cyrnus dictae novissima facies choro-graphice. . .
Nuremberg, 1735, In original colours.. 515x435mm. Dark impression with large margins.
Beautiful map of Corsica, decorated with a large title cartouche contained in the mouth of a sea monster stranded on the shore. On one side, a sailor holds a probe, and on the other, a Triton riding a fish and holding a Corsican flag with the head of a Moor, rings the Marine Conch (the colombo), at ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,750 - 2,000)

Starting bid
$ 1,200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
OZANNE, N.,  Le port de Bastia vu du coté de l'est. . ., antique map, old maps OZANNE, N. - Le port de Bastia vu du coté de l'est. . .
Paris, ca. 1790, Coloured.. 105x160mm. Short margins. Paper slightly age toned.
Beautiful engraved profil view of Bastia, after Nicolas Ozanne engraved by Le Gouaz.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 70 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5