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Lot 18
By: Henry Abraham Chatelain
Subject: World
Date: 1705 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Historique

Condition Code: A

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Color: hand color

Size: 17.4 x 13.3 inches
         44.2 x 33.8 cm


    The unique composition of this interesting map shows the entire world but emphasizes the Old World. The main map depicts the Eastern Hemisphere, into which is inset a smaller Western Hemisphere with the island of California. The map shows the extents of the Roman Empire and Alexander the Great's Empire. Below are vignettes depicting the seven wonders of the ancient world. Tables and comments of French text surround the map.

Condition Description: A nice impression with attractive color, wide margins, and light printer's ink residue along the centerfold.

Estimate:
$350.00 - $425.00


Sold for: $375.00

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