Auction 117, Lot 450

"[Lot of 2] Parte Settentrionale [and] Parte Meridionale del Regno D'Inghilterra", Coronelli, Vincenzo Maria

Subject: England & Wales

Period: 1690 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
24 x 18 inches
61 x 45.7 cm

Bold and beautifully engraved set of two maps of the northern and southern portions of England and Wales, each with decorative cartouches and coats-of-arms. Detail includes counties, towns, roads, rivers, islands, etc. The northern sheet includes a large inset map of the British Isles enclosed in a drape-style cartouche. Italian text on verso.

References:

Condition: B

Light toning along folds with minor tissue repairs of a couple of tears just entering the borders and on folds. Centerfold reinforced with tissue on verso.

Estimate: $600 - $700

Sold for: $375

Closed on 12/6/2006

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