Auction 126, Lot 12

"Atlas General, Civil, Ecclesiatique et Militaire…", Brion de la Tour/Desnos

Subject: Title Pages

Period: 1772 (dated)


Color: Black & White

12 x 10.8 inches
30.5 x 27.4 cm

A lovely title page printed with two plates; one for the text and another for the decorative border. The sheet is adorned with pennants featuring coats-of-arms, as well as the fleur de lys of the French royalty, all set in an architectural theme.


Condition: B+

Light toning on fold with a couple of minor spots.

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for: $40

Closed on 12/3/2008