Auction 102, Lot 340

"Lincolnia Comitatus. Anglis Lincoln-Shire", Blaeu, (Family)

Subject: England

Period: 1662 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Maior Sive Cosmographiae

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.5 x 16.5 inches
49.5 x 41.9 cm

Fabulous county map featuring eleven heraldic shields, two beautiful cartouches, compass rose, and two sailing ships. Good detail with scores of villages, chapels, roads and more. A very handsome map.

References: Phillips (A) #3430 Vol. 5-30.

Condition: A

Short marginal splits top and bottom, tissue repaired. Two filled wormholes in lower blank margins.

Estimate: $700 - $800

Sold for: $475

Closed on 3/5/2003

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