Auction 103, Lot 305

"Nouvelle Carte Illustree Iles des Britanniques (Grande Bretagne, Ecosse, Irlande)…", Vuillemin, Alexander A.

Subject: Britain

Period: 1860 (circa)

Publication: Geographie Commerciale et Industrielle

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23.5 x 33 inches
59.7 x 83.8 cm

Large and unusually detailed map from a scarce atlas. The map is beautifully embellished with fourteen vignettes at the top and bottom describing the products of their regions. Two inset map of the Shetland Isles and Guernsey.

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Condition: A

Two small wormholes in border at left. A few minor defects in blank margins, else fine. Original outline color.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $110

Closed on 6/11/2003

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