Auction 113, Lot 422

"Karte von Ireland nach Jefferys Neu verzeichnet herausgegeben", Reilly, Franz Johann Joseph von

Subject: Ireland

Period: 1795 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
25 x 18.8 inches
63.5 x 47.8 cm

Very uncommon large map based on Jeffery's cartography. It is extremely detailed with roads, topography, counties, provinces, towns and villages and decorated with a large title cartouche. Ireland is in full original color with the coastline of England and Wales in outline color with a fair bit of detail included there as well. Von Reilly was a Viennese art dealer and map publisher who assembled three atlases between 1789-99.

References:

Condition: B

Fine impression on sturdy paper with wide original margins. Couple of unobtrusive spots in map with some damp stain in blank margins, well away from map.

Estimate: $450 - $550

Sold for: $600

Closed on 12/7/2005

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