Auction 103, Lot 373

"Nouvelle Carte Illustree de la France…", Vuillemin, Alexander A.

Subject: France

Period: 1860 (circa)

Publication: Geographie Commerciale et Industrielle

Color: Hand Color

33 x 23.2 inches
83.8 x 58.9 cm

Superb, large map from a very uncommon atlas. This very detailed map is surrounded with descriptive vignettes of all the departments of France, with beautiful engravings of the products of each. Inset map of Corsica.


Condition: B

Original outline color. Centerfold separation 8" long and two small marginal tears closed with archival tape. Two small wormholes on either side of centerfold. Two light stains, which do not detract from map.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $75

Closed on 6/11/2003