Auction 103, Lot 445

"Theatrum Historicum ad annum Christi quadringentesimu in quo tu Imperii Romani tu Barbarorum circumincolentium status ob oculos ponitur pars Orientalis", Delisle/Covens & Mortier

Subject: Near and Middle East

Period: 1733 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23.6 x 19.4 inches
59.9 x 49.3 cm

Decorative map of the Middle East extending east to include the Caspian and part of India. Illustrates the eastern extent of the Roman Empire. Includes a large Eastern Hemisphere at top right corner with partially delineated Australia. Decorative title cartouche and compass rose.

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Condition: A

Very dramatic impression with original color. Some centerfold toning, otherwise fine on sturdy paper.

Estimate: $180 - $220

Sold for: $250

Closed on 6/11/2003

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