'Status Parmensis'. Duchy of Parma & Piacenza. Town plans. HOMANN 1731 old map

'Status Parmensis'. Duchy of Parma & Piacenza. Town plans. HOMANN 1731 old map

Product SKU: P-8-000314

Price £378.99

'Status Parmensis sive Ducatus Parmensis et Placentinus una cum Ditione Buxetana et valle Tarae [The Republic of Parma. The Duchy of Parma and Piacenza, together with the domains of Busseto (Stato Pallavicino) and the Taro valleys]' by Johann Christoph Homann / Homann Heirs (MDCCXXXI (1731). This date is printed on the map). Large antique 18th century atlas map, printed on thick, good quality paper with original outline hand colour/color, decorative title cartouche of shepherds and gentlemen hun

TITLE OF THE MAP: 'Status Parmensis sive Ducatus Parmensis et Placentinus una cum Ditione Buxetana et valle Tarae [The Republic of Parma. The Duchy of Parma and Piacenza, together with the domains of Busseto (Stato Pallavicino) and the Taro valleys]'

This eighteenth century map shows the Duchy of Parma and Piacenza, together with the domains of Busseto and the Taro valleys. The Po valley runs across the top of the map. Plans of the towns of Parma and Piacenza with their fortifications are shown in the bottom corners of the sheet. Other important towns marked on the map include Reggio Emilia, Cremona, Pavia, Bobbio, Busseto, San Secundo Parmense.

DATE PRINTED: MDCCXXXI (1731). This date is printed on the map    

IMAGE SIZE: Approx 51.5 x 60.0cm, 20.25 x 23.75 inches (Large); Please note that this is a folding map.

TYPE: Large antique 18th century atlas map, printed on thick, good quality paper with original outline hand colour/color, decorative title cartouche of shepherds and gentlemen hunting with dogs. Two inset city plans of Parma and Piacenza

CONDITION: Very Good; suitable for framing. Please check the scan for any blemishes prior to making your purchase. Please contact us if you would like to arrange to view this map. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. We offer a no questions asked return policy.

AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic map, published at the date stated above. It is not a modern copy.

VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain

FOLDING: This is a folding map.

ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: Johann Christoph Homann / Homann Heirs

PROVENANCE: The map was extracted from a "Composite atlas" of early 18th century maps, the latest of which was dated c1754

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