Auction 103, Lot 307

"Karte von Scotland Verfasst von Herrn J. Dorret…", Schraembl, Franz Anton

Subject: Scotland

Period: 1787 (dated)

Publication: Allgemeiner grosser atlas

Color: Hand Color

20 x 21.7 inches
50.8 x 55.1 cm

Superb, large map of Scotland with inset of the Orkney and Shetland Islands. Features counties, roads, place names and Picts Wall near Scottish/English border. Decorative cartouche, three distance scales and two very nice compass roses. Engraved by Johann Stenger.

References: Phillips (A) 694-21.

Condition: A

Fine impression and color on thick paper. A marginal repair and one pinhole along centerfold, still very good.

Estimate: $500 - $550


Closed on 6/11/2003