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Auction 118, Lot 805

"L'Empire du Sophy des Perses", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Persia - Iran

Period: 1699 (published)


Color: Hand Color

9.6 x 7.4 inches
24.4 x 18.8 cm

This is a reduced version of the elder Sanson's map of the Persian Empire covering the region of present-day Kuwait, Iraq, and Iran with a part of the Arabian Peninsula. Engraved by A. d'Winter and decorated with a wreath-style cartouche.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $100

Closed on 3/6/2007