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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.21.11
Object Name Map
Description "Ducato di Modena Regio et Capri Col Dominio della Carfagnana," Amsterdam, 1640, hand-colored engraving, map by Joan Blaeu

Map of the Emilia-Romagna region in Italy, including Parma, Reggio, Modena, and Bologna as well as a pilgrimage trail across the top of the map. On the reverse is a text page.
Title Ducato di Modena Regio et Capri Col Dominio della Carfagnana
Date 1640
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Blaeu, Joan
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-19.875 W-23.625 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Place of Origin Europe/Netherlands/Amsterdam
Subjects Italy
Modena
Parma
Bologna
Reggio