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Blaeu, Joan, 1596–1673
Theatrum statuum regiae Celsitudinis Sabaudiae ducis, Pedemonti principis, Cypri regis ...
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Theatrvm statvvm regiae Celsitvdinis Sabavdiae dvcis, Pedemonti principis, Cypri regis ...

Engraved title page, volume 1: Pedemontium, florentissimum Italiae latas ex Corn. Tac.

Engraved title page, volume 2: Saubaudia, velocis iustitiae et Mavortiae virtutis antiqua sedes.
Amstelodami : Apud haeredes Ioannis Blaeu, MDCXXXII [1682]
Physical Description:
2 volumes : illustrations (engravings), coats of arms, genealogical table, maps, plans, portraits ; 58 cm (folio)
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio B 2023 3
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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With 69 illustrations in volume 1 and 71 illustrations in volume 2, including pictorial city plans, architectural drawings, maps, and portraits. Some have been engraved by Joan Blaeu, others have been signed by C. Decker, A. Blooteling, I. Luyken, R. Nantevit, J. de Broen, I. de Ram. The added title pages are engraved by A. Blooteling and G. Valck, respectively, after G. Lairesse.
Koeman, C. Atlantes Neerlandici, Bl 75
Koeman, C. Atlantes Neerlandici, Bl 76
BAC Folio B 2023 3: Imperfect: Lacks the general map of Piedmont in volume 1 (Koeman Bl 75, map 5) and the general map of Savoy in volume 2 (Koeman Bl 76, map 3). Plates are not colored. Bound in contemporary vellum, with the Blaeu device (armillary sphere). Armorial bookplate: Edward Pedder Junr. 1800.
Subject Terms:
Cities and towns -- Italy -- Pictorial works.
Pedder, Edward, -1818 -- Bookplate.
Piedmont (Italy) -- Description and travel.
Sardinia (Italy) -- Description and travel.
Savoy (France and Italy) -- Description and travel.
Turin (Italy) -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
Blooteling, Abraham, 1640-1690, engraver.
Lairesse, Gérard de, 1640-1711, illustrator.
Valck, G. (Gerard), 1651-1726, engraver.
Typographia Blaviani, publisher.

  • Contents (from title pages): Pars prima, exhibens Pedemontium et in eo Augustam Taurinorum & locis viciniora
  • Pars altera, illustrans Sabaudiam et caeteras ditionis Cis & Transalpinas.

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