Auction 103, Lot 310

"Isle de Wight…", Fer, Nicolas de

Subject: England

Period: 1692 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

12.4 x 13.7 inches
31.5 x 34.8 cm

Attractive map of the Isle of Wight finely engraved with detail. Below the map is a table of explanations and two inset maps of Scilly Isles and Tor Bay. Nicely decorated with title and scale cartouches and a compass rose. Engraved by H. van Loon. Date in cartouche has been deleted, indicating a later issue.


Condition: B

Old paper repair of a 2" binding tear at left. Top and binding side margin trimmed 1/8-1/4" from neatline.

Estimate: $300 - $350


Closed on 6/11/2003