The best place on the web to buy antique maps! Antique Maps, Globes, Charts,
Atlases & Vintage Graphics
Sign In | Search | Browse | Invoice  

Contact us  
Close: Sep 17th  Auction is closed. Bid Status
Terms & Conditions: English  Spanish  French  German 
  Go Directly to Lot #:       
« Previous lot Lot #527 - "A Plan of the City of Geneva"   Stockdale Next lot »

Click to see full size image(s)
** Closed **

Lot 527
By: Stockdale
Subject: Geneva, Switzerland
Date: 1800 (dated)

Publication: A Geographical, Historical, and Political Description of the Empire...

Condition Code: B+

See Condition Guidelines

Color: uncolored

Size: 9.5 x 6.8 inches
         24.2 x 17.3 cm

    Beautifully detailed plan of the fortress situated where the Rhone River exits Lake Geneva. A key identifies 22 notable locations on the plan. A compass rose orients north to the top left corner. Adorned with a decorative title cartouche featuring a grape vine and a hunter with his dogs.

Condition Description: Slightly toned with a few faint spots. There is a small tear in the bottom right corner of the sheet that has been closed on verso with archival tape, well away from the image. The title cartouche has been hand colored.

$120.00 - $150.00

Sold for: $90.00

This auction is closed!
The "Sold for:" amount shown above is the price realized not including the Buyer's Premium.