Auction 124, Lot 2

"L'Atlas Curieux ou le Monde Represente dans des Cartes Generales et Particulieres du Ciel et de la Terre…", Fer, Nicolas de

Subject: Title Pages

Period: 1705 (dated)


Color: Black & White

13.5 x 9 inches
34.3 x 22.9 cm

The title is displayed on a drape with a magnificent coat of arms below, flanked with putti and other allegorical figures engaged in surveying, measuring and drafting maps.


Condition: A

There are some light creases in the sheet, one rust spot, some minor marginal toning and a few short marginal tears. There is some color in the lettering, else uncolored.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $110

Closed on 5/7/2008