Auction 103, Lot 377

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

Subject: Switzerland

Period: 1860 (circa)

Publication: Geographie Commerciale et Industrielle

Color: Hand Color

33 x 23.2 inches
83.8 x 58.9 cm

Striking 19th century map of Switzerland flanked by twenty-two vignettes of the people and produce of the region. This scarce map is wonderfully detailed, with railroads outlined in red and information on many cities, lakes and towns.


Condition: A

A few small tears in surrounding blank margins. Original outline color.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $80

Closed on 6/11/2003