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Auction 100, Lot 338

"France with its Acquired Territories In Germany, and the Netherlands", Jefferys, Thomas

Subject: France

Period: 1747 (published)

Publication: Gentleman's Magazine

Color: Black & White

10.8 x 9.25 inches
27.4 x 23.5 cm
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Good detail throughout that locates roads, villages, etc. Extends to include Genoa and Utrecht. Two insets: the vicinity of Toulon, and the vicinity of Brest. Both show the harbor and a plan of the walled cities. Fancy compass rose. Jefferys was the geographer to the Prince of Wales at this time.

References: Jolly GENT-44.

Condition: A

Good impression on thick hand laid paper with watermark. Light, even toning.

Estimate: $50 - $60

Sold for: $75

Closed on 9/12/2002