Auction 103, Lot 374

"Carte Generale des Treize Cantons Suisses, et des Differents Etats de Leur Dependance; Ainsi que la Pluspart des Etats qui leur sont Voisins et Aliez: avec des Tables pour l'Intelligence de l'Histore", Chatelain, Henry Abraham

Subject: Switzerland

Period: 1708 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Historique

Color: Hand Color

19.7 x 18 inches
50 x 45.7 cm

Very handsome map of Switzerland, divided into its 13 cantons, with tables at sides locating towns and places of interest. The 13 heraldic shields of the cantons are at top with another 22 coats of arms in the bottom corners. Several of these shields are highlighted in gold.


Condition: B

Some pastel toning on front and back along fold lines, else very good.

Estimate: $325 - $350

Sold for: $275

Closed on 6/11/2003