Original 1781 Jaillot Map KINGDOM OF NAPLES Italy Calabria Messina Tursi Cosenza
Handsome copperplate engraved Alexis-Hubert Jaillot map of the southern part of the Kingdom of Naples, in original hand color, published by Jean Claude Dezauche, Paris, 1781. The map is titled Partie méridionale du royaume de Naples / Par le Sr Jaillot Géographe ordinaire du Roy. The coverage area includes the Italian peninsula south of Tursi, Calabria, the Gulf of Taranto, the Lipari Islands, the Apenine Mountains, Cosenza, Messina, and the northeastern tip of Sicily. There are four distance scales in an ornate cartouche at lower left, with measurements in Italian, Spanish, and German miles, as well as Lieues d'une heure de chemin. The image area of this map measures 43 x 74.5 cm [17" x 29½"] on a larger sheet, with two vertical folds, as issued.
This map is in very good condition, complete and intact, with a few minor wrinkles and faint water stains in the margins at left and right. Please see the scans, which include front and back views of the entire sheet, and feel free to ask any questions. This is an original , authentic antique map, not a reproduction or modern reprint, and it is fully guaranteed to be genuine. It is printed on a heavy paper with the Dezauche J. Powered by SixBit's eCommerce Solution.
The item "Original 1781 Jaillot Map KINGDOM OF NAPLES Italy Calabria Messina Tursi Cosenza" is in sale since Saturday, March 17, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps". The seller is "new_world_maps" and is located in Lake Worth, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Type: Political Map
- Date Range: 1700-1799
- Year: 1781
- Country/Region: Italy
- Cartographer/Publisher: Alexis-Hubert Jaillot
- Format: Atlas Map
- Printing Technique: Copper Plate
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Region: Europe
- Product Type: Antique Map