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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.21.48
Object Name Map
Description Antonio Zatta, Giuliano Zuliani, and Giovanni Marco Pitteri
Li Governi del Delfinato e di Provenza...
Hand-colored engraving
Venice, 1777

Map with colored elements by Antonio Zatta, Giuliano Zuliani, engraver, and Giovanni Marco Pitteri, engraver: Provence and Dauphine, provinces in Southeast France. The regions, cities, towns, et cetera, are clearly identified on the map, larger settlements and significant Christian sites marked with sun shape, i.e. "Sallon" bottom right of map. Border and small islands, colored, some texture, mountain ranges, forests, fields, river, and bodies of water, not colored, some texture. Multicolor title cartouche with pastoral scene, top right of map, two scales, bottom left of map. Measurement marks surround black and yellow line border, directional notations in Italian on each side, "Sud, o Mezzodi" (South), bottom of map. Several holes on paper outside of map, five vertical line scuffs, bottom left of map. Text page print on back of map.
Title Li Governi del Delfinato e di Provenza...
Date 1777
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Zatta, Antonio
Role of Creator 2 Engraver
Creator 2 Zuliani, Giuliano
Role of Creator 3 Engraver
Creator 3 Pitteri, Giovanni Marco
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-19 W-15.375 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Place of Origin Europe/Italy/Venice
Subjects France
Provence
Dauphine