Auction 112, Lot 606

"[Lot of 2] Anatolie [and] Asia Minor",

Subject: Turkey

Period: 1652-1780 (circa)

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Two nice map of Turkey providing an interesting comparison of 17th and 18th century cartography. First (9.2 x 7") is by Nicolas Sanson (fils), circa 1652. The map is uncolored and embellished with a strapwork title cartouche. The second (13.3 x 9.1") is by Rigobert Bonne and engraved by Andre, circa 1780. This map is more detailed and colored but less decorative.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $150 - $200

Unsold

Closed on 9/28/2005

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