The map is engraved by Georgio Widman. Giovanni Giacomo de Rossi was an italian engraver and painter, at the end of XVIIe Century. Edition: From "Mercurio Geografico overo Guida Geografica in Tutte Le Parti del Mondo". For this atlas, Giacomo de Rossi worked with Giacomo Cantelli da Vignola. The firm published also maps from Nicolas Sanson.Later, the firm was solded to Lorenzo Filippo, knowned as "Calcografia Nazionale", then, the "Regia Calcografica". It still exits today as "Calcografia Nazionale". It is as a museum which owns one of the most important and nice maps of the world. Size with margins : 60 x 46 cm / 23,6 x 18 inches.
On very strong paper, well engraved. Rome, dated 1676, XVIIe Century.WE DON'T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you.