Auction 111, Lot 452

"Tabula Geograph: Galliae ad emendiatiora quce adhuc prodierunt exempla jussu…", Anon.

Subject: France

Period: 1753 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

15.5 x 13.2 inches
39.4 x 33.5 cm

Delicately and finely engraved map of the country with much detail throughout. Locates hundreds of towns and villages, rivers, and topography. Large and decorative title cartouche with crown and coat-of-arms, compass rose, and a distance cartouche. Engraved by I.G.C. Claussen.


Condition: B

Lightly toned, some light offsetting and light coloring.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $40

Closed on 6/8/2005