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Auction 101, Lot 346

"Switzerland", Tallis, John

Subject: Switzerland

Period: 1851 (circa)

Publication: Illustrated Atlas

Color: Hand Color

12.5 x 9.5 inches
31.8 x 24.1 cm

The very handsome and artistic vignettes surrounding this map include Bern, "William Tell Shooting at the Apple", Chamois Hunters, plus two others.


Condition: A

Good impression and coloring with good margins and pleasant ivory toning. Vignettes and borders uncolored, as issued. Some marginal foxing and soiling.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $210

Closed on 12/4/2002