Auction 110, Lot 455

"L'Alsace Divisee en ses Principales Parties; dresse sur les Memoires les plus Nouueaux…", Sanson/Jaillot

Subject: France and Germany

Period: 1692 (dated)

Publication: Atlas Nouveau

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22 x 31.2 inches
55.9 x 79.2 cm

A handsome large-format map depicting the Alsace region featuring the course of the Rhine River from Philipsburg to Rheinfelden. The map is beautifully engraved with superb topographical detail, cities, towns and tiny villages. Embellished with two large cartouches for the title and distances scales. On two sheets, joined as issued.

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Condition: B

Some offsetting throughout and stains along centerfold.

Estimate: $300 - $350

Sold for: $170

Closed on 3/2/2005

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