Auction 102, Lot 402

"[Lot of 10 - Russia]", SDUK Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Subject: Russia

Period: 1835 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
15.5 x 12.3 inches
39.4 x 31.2 cm

Complete set of ten maps detailing European Russia. This is perhaps the most comprehensive set of maps of the region published in the early nineteenth century. The first map in the set also includes the northern provinces of Sweden and Norway. The detail on these maps is amazing. Published by Baldwin and Cradock.

References:

Condition: A

Evenly toned, one spot of foxing in map IX, some marginal numbering and one, small tidemark. Still a fine lot of maps.

Estimate: $300 - $350

Sold for: $325

Closed on 3/5/2003

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