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The Mapping of North America

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This ornate map of the British Isles comes from the second edition of Paolo Santini’s ‘Atlas Universel’ first published in 1776. He sold the plates in 1781 to Giuseppe Antonio Remondini who published this issue in 1784. It is in the second state of three and contains a beautifully engraved title cartouche upper left. The map is drawn from that of Sieur Janvier as stated in the title. Cremonini (1991) 75; Phillips (1909-) 647; Tooley’s Dictionary (1999-2004).
SANTINI, Francois

Les Isles Britanniques Comprenant les Royaumes d'Angleterre, d'Ecosse, et d'Irlande

Giuseppe Antonio Remondini, Venice, 1784
470 x 640 mm., early outline colour, in good condition.
Stock number: 10543
£ 295
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