Auction 117, Lot 466

"Estats de la Couronne de Suede dans la Scandinavie, ou sont Suede, Gotlande, Lapponie Suedoise, Finlande, Ingrie et Livonie. Subdivisees en le Provinces", Chiquet, Jacques

Subject: Scandinavia and Baltic

Period: 1719 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8.8 x 6.4 inches
22.4 x 16.3 cm

This uncommon small map is centered on Finland, with Sweden and much of Norway to the west, and Frontieres de Moscovie to the east. It provides detailed information on the lakes, rivers, coastlines and settlements. A table in the upper right corner lists the kings of Sweden. The ornate title cartouche is designed in a military theme.

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Condition: A

Nice impression and original outline color.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $120

Closed on 12/6/2006

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