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Auction 118, Lot 620

"Descrition du Diocese de Sarlat et Haut Perigord", Le Clerc, Jean

Subject: France

Period: 1624 (dated)


Color: Black & White

18.5 x 14 inches
47 x 35.6 cm
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This is a very uncommon map of the Dordogne region including Sarlat, Bergerac and Domme. At upper right is a large plan of the medieval town of Sarlat. Title is in bold lettering at top with another title (Sarlatensis Diocesis Superiorumque Petrocoriorum Chorographia atque ipsius Civitatis Sarlati Ichnographia) in a cartouche at lower right.


Condition: B

Lightly toned on centerfold with some minor worm holes (some filled). Damp stains in upper blank margin.

Estimate: $200 - $240

Sold for: $150

Closed on 3/6/2007