Auction 114, Lot 369

"L'Angleterre divisee en 5 grandes Parties subdivisees en 52 Comtes; et partagee en 2 Provinces Ecclesiastiques…", Brion de la Tour/Desnos

Subject: England & Wales

Period: 1766 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

20 x 14.3 inches
50.8 x 36.3 cm

Nice copper engraved map illustrating various political divisions. Embellished with a lovely title cartouche incorporating the royal coat of arms and surrounded with an elaborate rococo style border with putti involved in geographic pursuits, descriptive French text pasted at sides.


Condition: A

Nice impression and original color. Couple of faint spots in map, still very good.

Estimate: $200 - $250


Closed on 3/1/2006