Auction 108, Lot 395

"Tres nouvelle Carte du Royaume de France divise en toutes ses Provinces et Gouvernements dressee sur une nouvelle Observation Astronomique faite aux environ du Globe…", Homann Heirs

Subject: France

Period: 1764 (dated)

Publication: Atlas Compendiarius…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22 x 17.2 inches
55.9 x 43.7 cm

Finely detailed map of France from the surveys of Rizzi-Zannoni. Embellished with distinctly French-style title and distance scale cartouches. Additional Latin title outside top border.

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Condition: B

Couple of light spots with old repair in bottom margin, not affecting map.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 9/29/2004

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