Auction 116, Lot 488

"[Lot of 2] Tableau des Pays-Bas Indiquant les routes et distances de Paris aux Villes Principales... [and] Carte Routiere des Pay-Bas",

Subject: Netherlands and Belgium

Period: 1794-1825 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
13 x 14.2 inches
33 x 36.1 cm

Nice pair of unusual maps that cover Belgium and The Netherlands along with the adjoining parts of German and France. The maps provide an excellent view of the region at the turn of the nineteenth century with particular emphasis on the roads and distances between towns. First is by Charles Oudiette, circa 1794. Second is by Charles Leclercq, dated 1825.

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Condition: B

Lightly toned with a few minor spots.

Estimate: $190 - $240

Sold for: $160

Closed on 9/20/2006

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