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Auction 116, Lot 458

"Carte des Courones du Nord Dediee Autres Puissant et Tres Invincible Prince Charles XII. Roy de Suede, des Gots et des Vandales Grand Duc de Finlande &c. &c. &c.", Delisle, Guillaume

Subject: Scandinavia

Period: 1706 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
24.5 x 32.3 inches
62.2 x 82 cm
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Large, two-sheet, map of Scandinavia and the Baltic States with a brilliant figurative armorial cartouche dedicating the map to Charles II, King of Sweden. The map is filled with excellent detail of the topography and the cities, towns and villages.

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Condition: B

Some minor soil along joint, else very good. Tissue reinforced fold.

Estimate: $450 - $500

Sold for: $400

Closed on 9/20/2006

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