Auction 129, Lot 617

"[Lot of 2] Carte de la Principaute de Neufchatel et Valangin [and] La Suisse",

Subject: Switzerland

Period: 1710-43 (circa)

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Color: Hand Color

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1) Carte de la Principaute de Neufchatel et Valangin by Jacob de la Feuille, from Les Tablettes Guerrieres..., circa 1710 (10 x 6.7"). This unusual small map covers the Principality of Neuchatel with a great amount of detail for its size. The map is adorned with boats on Lake Neuchatel, a panel of coats of arms, and a city view of Neuchatel. Original color with minor toning along folds (B+)

2) La Suisse, by Nicolas Sanson fils, circa 1743 (6.2 x 5.2"). This simple little map shows the historical regions of Switzerland. Tom. IV, Pag. 221 in top margin. Fine (A+)

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Estimate: $120 - $160

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Closed on 9/23/2009

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