Auction 129, Lot 497

"A Map of the Kingdom of Ireland from ye Latest & Best Observations", Seale, Richard William

Subject: Ireland

Period: 1732 (circa)

Publication: Tindal's Continuation of Rapin's History

Color: Hand Color

Size:
15.3 x 19 inches
38.9 x 48.3 cm

A great amount of information is shown on this attractive map of Ireland. In addition to the normal location of cities, towns, market towns, and villages, this map includes designations for forts, castles, Archbishoprics, Bishoprics, horse barracks, infantry barracks and redoubts. The title cartouche includes the Irish coat of arms.

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Condition: B

Issued folded, now flattened with the left margin replaced including some facsimile of the neatline. There are a few minor spots in the map.

Estimate: $350 - $425

Sold for: $300

Closed on 9/23/2009

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