Auction 104, Lot 482

"Carte de la Grece…", Delisle, Guillaume

Subject: Greece and Balkans

Period: 1707 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

25.2 x 17.7 inches
64 x 45 cm

Large detailed map of Greece and the western part of Turkey. Extends to show the boot of Italy, Albania, Macedonia and part of Cyprus. Decorated with a lovely title cartouche. An early edition of this map with Delisle's imprint at Quai de l' Horloge.

References: Zacharakis #858, plate 142.

Condition: B

Slight toning of fold. Repaired worm track in bottom margin.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Sold for: $220

Closed on 9/10/2003