Auction 109, Lot 31

"Observations sur les Points Cardinaux, Lignes, et Cercles de la Sphere", Brion de la Tour/Desnos

Subject: World

Period: 1761 (circa)

Publication: Nouvel Atlas Elementaire…

Color: Hand Color

20.5 x 15 inches
52.1 x 38.1 cm

An attractive map showing the world in rudimentary form, in two hemispheres, with French text at sides describing various astronomical observations. The map and text are surrounded with a beautiful rococo style decorative border in full color.


Condition: A

Estimate: $190 - $240


Closed on 12/1/2004