Auction 113, Lot 579

"[Lot of 2] Carte de la Siberie [and] Suite de la Carte de la Siberie et le pays de Kamtschatka", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Russia

Period: 1755 (circa)

Publication: Prevost's Histoire Generale des Voyages

Color: Black & White

Size:
See Description

First (18x 11.2") covers northern Russia between St. Petersburg and the Lena River. Includes Moscow and a great amount of detail. Second (10.2 x 9.3") covers the region from the Ural Mountains through Kamchatka. Both with rococo-style cartouches.

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Condition: B

Folding as issued with faint toning on a couple of folds.

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for: $60

Closed on 12/7/2005

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