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Auction 118, Lot 630

"Tabula Delphinatus Vulgo le Gouvernement General du Dauphine…", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: France

Period: 1716 (published)

Publication: Grosser Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.5 x 19 inches
57.2 x 48.3 cm

This detailed regional map covers the Rhone-Alpes region with a small portion of Italy. It includes the cities of Lyon, Grenoble, and Turin. Fortified cities, small towns, monasteries, roads and canals fill the landscape along with topographical depictions of hills, mountains and forests. At the top right is a large title cartouche embellished with mythical figures overseeing a battle.

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Condition: A

Good impression and original color. A couple light spots, still overall very good.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $110

Closed on 3/6/2007

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