Auction 100, Lot 414

"Nuoua Carta dell'Isola Ceilon", Tirion, Isaac

Subject: Sri Lanka

Period: 1734 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
13.8 x 10.9 inches
35.1 x 27.7 cm

Nice map of the island with north oriented to the left. Good detail of the mountainous country. Small compass rose and title in block style cartouche. Hand laid paper with a nice watermark.

References:

Condition: A

Old color, A bit of soil and faint toning along fold, still overall very good.

Estimate: $140 - $160

Sold for: $170

Closed on 9/12/2002

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