Auction 105, Lot 312

"L'Irlande divisee Par Provinces Civiles et Ecclesiastiques", Brion de la Tour/Desnos

Subject: Ireland

Period: 1766 (dated)

Publication: Atlas General Methodique et Elementaire

Color: Hand Color

Size:
10.1 x 9 inches
25.7 x 22.9 cm

Decorative map with rococo-style cartouche. Good detail throughout the island particularly with towns, rivers and coastlines. On a full sheet (22" x 17.5") and with text panels at both sides, all surrounded by decorative borders that include scenes of putti, globes, instruments, etc.

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Condition: B

Good impression with fine original coloring. Slightly toned along centerfold, else very good.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $120

Closed on 12/3/2003

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