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Mappamondo o Carta Generale della Terra. Barbiellini world map c1806

Mappamondo o Carta Generale della Terra. Barbiellini world map c1806

by Barbiellini, Carlo Antonio

World Map or General Chart of the Earth c1806. Mappamondo o Carta Generale della Terra. Italian map engraved by G. Caniani for Carlo Antonio Barbiellini. Milan, c1806.

Lovely little world map for Barbiellini's 13 volume atlas, Geografia Universale (Universal Geography) which he published in Milan between 1802 and 1806. Barbiellilni used the maps of Guthrie, Mentelle, Brun. Pinkerton, busching, Galanti, Buache, Vaugondy and others, whose maps were engraved by Marco di Pietro, Saverio Chianal, Giuseppe Bonatti, the Bordiga brothers, G. Caniani, Bertolotti, and Boggi.  

Rare map in good condition with central vertical fold as issued, and with later colour in the style of Barbiellini's colouring for the atlas he issued the following year. Map size is 245 x 390mm (9 5/8 x 15 3/8 inches).

Stock Number: amBarb.worldPrice: $990.00

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