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Auction 105, Lot 443

"L'Espagne et le Portugal…", Brion de la Tour/Desnos

Subject: Spain & Portugal

Period: 1766 (dated)

Publication: Atlas General Methodique et Elementaire

Color: Hand Color

10.2 x 9.2 inches
25.9 x 23.4 cm
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Nicely detailed map of the region with decorative rococo-style cartouche. On a full sheet (22" x 17.5") with text panels at both sides, all surrounded by decorative borders that include scenes of putti, globes, instruments, etc.


Condition: B

Very slightly toned along centerfold and one small stain in ocean, else very good.

Estimate: $140 - $160

Sold for: $90

Closed on 12/3/2003