Auction 104, Lot 460

"Cercle de Westphalie divise en tous ses Etats et Souverainetes", Robert de Vaugondy, Gilles

Subject: Germany

Period: 1751 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

22 x 18.9 inches
55.9 x 48 cm

Large map of the region filled with details of topography and even the tiniest villages. Inset titled "Supplement, ou se trouvent la Principaute d'Oost Frise et la Comte d'Oldenbourg." Large title cartouche with an empty shield above the title, indicating this is the first state of the plate.

References: Pedley #258.

Condition: B

Extremely wide margins. Some old repaired tears in blank margins, none close to map. Short printer's crease and a bit of very faint toning along centerfold.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Closed on 9/10/2003