Auction 106, Lot 312

"L'Europe Dressee poor l'Etude de la Gerographie…", Brion de la Tour/Desnos

Subject: Europe

Period: 1766 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
12.4 x 11 inches
31.5 x 27.9 cm

Handsome map of Europe decorated with tiny sailing ships, a landscape style title cartouche. All surrounded in a boldly engraved border printed from a separate copper plate.

References:

Condition: B

Minor toning.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $70

Closed on 3/3/2004

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