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8 Milan, 1740, Plan /panorama, Seutter M. / Virtual Map Fair 127

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Title: Milan, anno 1740, Plan and panorama, Seutter M., old colours
PlaceAndYear: Augsburg, Germany, anno 1740
Publisher: Seutter Matthäus
Description: Milan, anno 1740, Plan and panorama, Seutter M., old colours
Milan, anno 1740, Plan and panorama, Seutter M., old colours
Milan. SEUTTER, M. [Augsburg, 1740]
"Milano, la Citta principale et Fortezza Reale del Ducato medesimo in Italia..." Size of the leaf: 50x58 cm..

Boldly engraved and colored plan of Milan, combined with a very attractive panorama of the city. The plan shows the modernized fortifications of the Castello Sforzesco, whose bastions and plazas are named. An image of the Duomo is on the plan; it is one of 249 of the city’s churches and monasteries numbered and named in tables to the left and right of the map. The plan is embellished with the arms of the House of Sforza and the Duchy of Milan. Below the plan is a panoramic view of the inner part of the city, dominated by the Castello. Little brownish on margins, printed on thick paper.
  • Number: 1270148
  • Dealer: Speculum Orbis Nauticum