Auction 126, Lot 759

"Egypte divisee en ses Douze Cassilifs, ou Gouvernemens…", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Egypt

Period: 1700 (published)

Publication: Algemeene Weereldtbeschryving

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.8 x 10.8 inches
19.8 x 27.4 cm

Small, attractive map of Egypt and the Nile Valley showing major cities and political divisions as well as nicely detailed mountains and oases. The map is decorated with a large title cartouche.

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Condition: A

Left margin is a little rough, not affecting the map.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $90

Closed on 12/3/2008

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