Auction 104, Lot 353

"The Province of Connaugh with the Citie of Galwaye Described", Speed, John

Subject: Ireland

Period: 1610 (dated)

Publication: Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine

Color: Hand Color

20 x 15 inches
50.8 x 38.1 cm

A beautiful and detailed map that includes the counties of Galway, Clare, Sligo, Mayo, Roscommon, etc. Large inset of the fortified city of Galwaye. Highly decorative cartouches.

References: Phillips (A) 5949.4.

Condition: A

Fabulous coloring and impression. Trace of toning along centerfold. Good margins with tissue reinforced paper edges.

Estimate: $900 - $1,100

Sold for: $650

Closed on 9/10/2003