Auction 121, Lot 434

"Les Royaumes d'Angleterre, d'Escosse et d'Irlande…", Chiquet, Jacques

Subject: Britain

Period: 1719 (dated)

Publication: Le Nouveau et Curieux Atlas Geographique et Historique

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8.8 x 6.5 inches
22.4 x 16.5 cm

A lovely, small map of England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland with a portion of the coastline of France and the Netherlands. The map is quite detailed for its small size and is flanked with panels listing the ancient kings of Scotland on the left and the kings of England on the right, ending with King George I.

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Condition: A

A nice impression on a strong sheet with original outline color. The margins have some minor damp stain, not affecting the map.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $160

Closed on 9/26/2007

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