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Cartographer: Abraham Ortelius
Title: : Regni Neapolitani Verissima
Date: 1592      Size: 20 x 14 inches
Published: Antwerp
Description: Southern Italy orientated East to West from Ascoli to the southern shore. This is the first atlas map of the region and it is based on the map made by Pirro Ligurio. Original hand colour. Spanish text on verso.
Map Ref: IT3371
Cartographer: Willem & Jan Blaeu
Title: : Capitanata, olim Mesapiae et Iapygiae Pars.
Date: 1650      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: The 'spur of the boot', province of Foggia in the Puglia region. During the middle ages it was within the Catepanate of Italy. Dutch text on verso. Original colour. (SL)
Map Ref: IT1613
Cartographer: Vincenzo Coronelli
Title: : La Costa d'Italia
Date: 1696      Size: 21 x 16 inches
Published: Venice
Description: Chart of the western coast of Italy from Porto Hercole, through, Ostia, Naples, the Amalfi coast and Northern Sicily.
Map Ref: IT3180
Cartographer: Brémond & Michelot
Title: : Suitte de la Carte d'Italie
Date: 1715      Size: 27 x 19 inches
Published: Marseilles
Description: Magnificent and rare sea chart of the southwest coast of Italy, including Naples, the Amalfi Coast, and northern Sicily. Embellished with rhumb lines, compass roses, and a spectacular title cartouche.
Map Ref: IT3087
Cartographer: Covens & Mortier
Title: : Le Royaume de Naples
Date: c. 1730      Size: 12 x 9 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Attractive map of the Kingdom of Naples with an illustrated cartouche on the upper right which shows an erupting Vesuvius and several mer people cavorting in the sea. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: IT3384
Cartographer: Jacques-Nicolas Bellin
Title: : Carte de la Baye de Tarante
Date: 1764      Size: 7 x 9 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Reduced chart of the Bay of Taranto in the region of Apulia in southern Italy. In the 20th century, this would become an important Italian naval base. Original colour.
Map Ref: IT3506
Cartographer: Jacques-Nicolas Bellin
Title: : Plan de Bayes et Poussole
Date: 1764      Size: 7 x 9 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Small chart of the Bay and harbour of Puzzuoli, within the much larger Bay of Naples. The Isle of Nisida is shown as separate from the mainland although it is now connected. Original colour.
Map Ref: IT3507
Cartographer: Étienne André Philippe de Prétot
Title: : L'Italie Meridionale
Date: 1768      Size: 15 x 10 inches
Published: Paris
Description: The southern half of Italy, comprising the Kingdoms of Naples, Sicily, and Sardinia. The map extends southwards from Abruzzo and Campania to Calabria and Puglia. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: IT3480
Cartographer: John Pinkerton
Title: : Southern Italy
Date: 1809      Size: 27 x 20 inches
Published: London
Description: Attractive large map of Southern Italy. Sicily, Corsica and Sardinia, with inset map of Malta and Gozo. Splendidly engraved map with original hand colour.(SL)
Map Ref: IT3412
Cartographer: British Admiralty
Title: : The Coast of Italy from Naples to Cape Vaticano
Date: 1827      Size: 24 x 18 inches
Published: London
Description: Gulf of Naples to Cape Vaticano and Aeolian Isles. (SL)
Map Ref: IT1706
Cartographer: Sidney Hall
Title: : South Italy
Date: 1828      Size: 20 x 16 inches
Published: London
Description: South Italy. Decorative border. Original colour. (SL)
Map Ref: IT2261
Cartographer: Thomas Starling
Title: : Naples or the Two Sicilies
Date: 1830      Size: 4 x 6 inches
Published: London
Description: Miniature map showing Southern Italy and Sicily. Original colour.
Map Ref: IT3220
Cartographer: SDUK
Title: : Pompeii
Date: 1832      Size: 15 x 12 inches
Published: London
Description: City plan of Pompeii with panorama running along the lower border. Inset map of Mount Vesuvius. Original colour.
Map Ref: IT3162
Cartographer: W. & A.K. Johnston
Title: : Italy: South Part
Date: c. 1840      Size: 24 x 20 inches
Published: London
Description: Southern Italy and Sicilly. Inset Sardinia. Original colour. (SL)
Map Ref: IT2640
Cartographer: Samuel Augustus Mitchell
Title: : Kingdom of Naples or the Two Sicilies
Date: 1849      Size: 13 x 16 inches
Published: Philadelphia
Description: Southern Italy during the period of the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies, a union of the Kingdom of Naples and the Kingdom of Sicily which lasted from 1815 to1860. Bright original hand-colour.
Map Ref: IT3363
Cartographer: John Rapkin
Title: : Southern Italy
Date: c. 1850      Size: 13 x 10 inches
Published: London
Description: Southern Italy, Sardinia, and Sicily with a decorative border featuring two costumed figures as if at a masquerade. Coloured.
Map Ref: IT3372