Auction 103, Lot 35

"[Lot of 7]", Levasseur, Victor

Subject: World and Continents

Period: 1865 (published)

Publication: Atlas National Illustre

Color: Hand Color

16.5 x 11 inches
41.9 x 27.9 cm

Matching set of world and continents from one of the last decorative atlases of the nineteenth century. Includes: Planisphère, Europe, Afrique, Amérique Méridionale, Amérique Septentrionale, (with an Independent Texas, Océanie, and Asie. All in original outline color with surrounding scenes uncolored, as issued. A fine set of seven matching maps, sizes vary slightly.


Condition: A

All with crisp, dark impressions and full margins. Scattered foxing in borders, but the map images are generally very good.

Estimate: $750 - $1,000

Sold for: $700

Closed on 6/11/2003