Auction 102, Lot 374

"Mappa Geograph: Circuli Westphalici, Rhenani Superioris Belgii Foederati et Catholici …", Von Euler, Leonhard

Subject: Netherlands

Period: 1755 (published)

Publication: Prussian Royal Academy

Color: Hand Color

Size:
14.5 x 12.5 inches
36.8 x 31.8 cm

A charming map with original full wash colors delineating various political divisions. The Low Countries and part of Germany are illustrated in considerable detail. The map was trimmed and mounted on stiffer paper for inclusion in the Von Euler's Atlas. Von Euler was a Swiss mathematician who was closely associated with the Delisles. An unobtrusive and unidentified hand printed library stamp at upper left.

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Condition: A

Marginal soiling, map very good.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $90

Closed on 3/5/2003

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