Auction 110, Lot 642

"[Lot of 3] Colonies Francaises (en Afrique) [and] Algerie - Colonie Francaise [and] Ile de la Reunion", Levasseur, Victor

Subject: Africa and Indian Ocean

Period: 1850 (circa)

Publication: Atlas National Ilustré

Color: Hand Color

16.5 x 11 inches
41.9 x 27.9 cm

Three decorative maps of French colonies in Africa and the Indian Ocean. Each map is surrounded by uncolored steel engravings containing views, natives, plants, animals, explorers, etc., representing the region. Lot includes Colonies Francaises (en Afrique) of Senegal and Madagascar, Algerie - Colonie Francaise, and Ile de la Reunion.


Condition: A

Overall very good. Few light spots, mostly in margins.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $190

Closed on 3/2/2005