Auction 126, Lot 562

"Cercles de Westphalie, Haut et Bas Rhin Divises en toutes leurs Principautes…",

Subject: Germany

Period: 1766 (dated)

Publication: Atlas General Methodique et Elementaire

Color: Hand Color

10 x 9.2 inches
25.4 x 23.4 cm

Copper engraved map with decorative title cartouche details the area of Namur, Liege, Bruxelles, Treves, Manheim, Hanovre and Hambourg. On a full sheet (22" x 17.5") with text panels at both sides, all surrounded by decorative borders that include scenes of putti, globes, instruments, etc.


Condition: B

Very slightly toned along centerfold and a couple spots.

Estimate: $140 - $180


Closed on 12/3/2008