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Auction 108, Lot 555

"[Lot of 2] Inde [and] Presqu-Isle de l'Inde decale Golfe de Bengala", Mallet, Alain Manesson

Subject: South Asia

Period: 1686 (circa)


Color: Black & White

4 x 5.5 inches
10.2 x 14 cm
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Two small maps from different editions of Mallet's Description de l'Universe. First depicts the Indian subcontinent, the Malaysian Peninsula and parts of Indonesia and China. Second covers only India. Both with charming title cartouches.


Condition: A

Light damp stains in margins.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $130

Closed on 9/29/2004