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Auction 101, Lot 338

"Partie Meridionale du Piemont et du Monferrat…", Delisle/Covens & Mortier

Subject: France

Period: 1721 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

24.8 x 19 inches
63 x 48.3 cm

Large map of southern France covering the region from Nice and Monaco into Italy as far as Varaggio and Invrea and extending north to show Turin. Excellent detail throughout showing towns and many walled, mountain top villages with attractive iconography. Inset of area surrounding Nice to include Fort de Montalban and le Chateau.


Condition: B

Dark impression and old color. Close margins as issued due to being printed out of square. A little scattered soiling, else very good.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 12/4/2002