Auction 117, Lot 604

"Haute et Petite Pologne ou sont les Palatinats de Cracow, Sandomirie, et Lublin", Robert de Vaugondy

Subject: Poland

Period: 1730 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
21.7 x 16.8 inches
55.1 x 42.7 cm

Based on the cartography of Nicholas Sanson, this interesting regional map focuses on the area around Krakow. Decorated with an unusual title cartouche featuring a circle of armor, arms and cherubs flanking the eagle of Poland.

References:

Condition: A+

A lovely impression printed on strong paper with a rosary watermark. One short repaired tear in upper blank margin.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Sold for: $300

Closed on 12/6/2006

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