Auction 110, Lot 445

"Franciae Status sub Regibus Primae Stirpis…", Robert de Vaugondy/Delamarche

Subject: France

Period: 1740 (dated)

Publication: Bouquet's Receuil des Historiens de la France

Color: Hand Color

26.2 x 19.5 inches
66.5 x 49.5 cm

A historical map of France depicting the region at the beginning of the Middle Ages. It depicts the kingdom of Clovis, the Founder of France, as it was divided among his four sons. Title in both Latin and French.

References: Pedley #88.

Condition: B

Original outline color with slight bleed through on verso. Printer's crease 2" into map on top centerfold and very faint damp stain at bottom.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 3/2/2005