Auction 121, Lot 564

"L'Empire d'Allemagne Divise en ses dix Cercles et Autres Estats…", Chiquet, Jacques

Subject: Central Europe

Period: 1719 (dated)

Publication: Le Nouveau et Curieux Atlas Geographique et Historique

Color: Hand Color

8.8 x 6.3 inches
22.4 x 16 cm

A delicately engraved small map of central Europe including Germany, Czechoslovakia, Poland, Switzerland, Austria and a portion of France and northern Italy. The kings and emperors from Charlemagne to Charles VI are noted in a panel at the lower left. The map is graced with a simple cartouche.


Condition: B+

Original outline color on a sheet with some faint marginal soil and a damp stain. One fingerprint mark in the cartouche. Printer's crease in the lower margin, just into the map.

Estimate: $110 - $150


Closed on 9/26/2007