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Auction 107, Lot 305

"Les Isles Britanniques…", Brion de la Tour/Desnos

Subject: Britain

Period: 1766 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

12.4 x 11 inches
31.5 x 27.9 cm
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Decorative map of Britain with modest detail and an inset of the Shetland and Orkney Islands. The map is enclosed in a rococo-style border and includes a fine title cartouche.


Condition: B

Light toning on centerfold.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 6/9/2004