Auction 107, Lot 316

"Nouvelle Carte du Gouvernement Civil d'Angleterre et de Celuy de la Ville de Londres", Chatelain, Henry Abraham

Subject: England and Wales

Period: 1720 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Historique

Color: Hand Color

Size:
17.5 x 13.4 inches
44.5 x 34 cm

Folio sheet containing a map of England and Wales (5.2 x 4.5"), a plan of London (9.2 x 3.8") and two engravings with allegorical figures representing the empire. Panels of French text provide a detailed history of the civil governmental structure (civil service, banks, legal, etc.).

References: Phillips (A) #548; Howgego 47.

Condition: A+

Very attractive full recent color. Minor marginal tears repaired.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 6/9/2004

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