Auction 112, Lot 690

"Partie de Barbarie ou Sont les Royaumes de Tunis, et Tripoli…", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Northern Africa

Period: 1705 (circa)


Color: Black & White

11.2 x 7.2 inches
28.4 x 18.3 cm

An attractive small map of Tunis and Libya from a Dutch edition of Sanson's pocket atlas. The map is filled with nice detail and adorned with a strapwork title cartouche. Engraved by A. d'Winter.


Condition: A

Faint damp stain in blank margin.

Estimate: $90 - $130

Sold for: $75

Closed on 9/28/2005