Auction 101, Lot 272

"Carte de la Mer d'Ecosse Contenant les Isles et Costes Septentrionales et Occidentales d'Ecosse et les Costes Septentrionales d'Irlande", Depot de la Marine

Subject: North Atlantic, Ireland and Scotland

Period: 1793 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

34 x 24 inches
86.4 x 61 cm

Bold sea chart of the North Atlantic with the coasts of northern Ireland, northern Scotland, the Hebrides and Faroe Islands. Three large, very decorative compass roses orient the chart with north to the left. Crest of the Depot de la Marine with Prix trente Sols.


Condition: A

Fine heavy paper with minor surface soil, still very good.

Estimate: $800 - $900


Closed on 12/4/2002