Auction 132, Lot 472

"Souverainete de Neuchatel et de Vallangin", Fer, Nicolas de

Subject: France

Period: 1705 (dated)

Publication: Atlas Cureiux

Color: Hand Color

Size:
13.3 x 9 inches
33.8 x 22.9 cm

The region north of the Lake of Neuchatel is the focus of this finely engraved map. The graphic style of the engraving provides detail of abbeys and monasteries, castles, fields, mineral springs, forests, roads, cities and towns. The map is oriented with north toward the upper right by a large compass rose and it is decorated with a title cartouche.

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Condition: A

Good impression and original color.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $120

Closed on 6/2/2010

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