Auction 135, Lot 463

"Les Royaumes de Suede et de Norwege, divise en Leurs Provinces ou Gouvernemens…", Robert de Vaugondy

Subject: Scandinavia

Period: 1756 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

22.4 x 19 inches
56.9 x 48.3 cm

Large and beautifully engraved chart of Sweden, Norway and Finland. There is good detail of watershed and lakes, topography, towns and villages, islands, etc. The map includes portions of Russia including St. Petersburg, Curlande, Livonie and Ingrie with an inset of Iceland and a large rococo cartouche.

References: Pedley #68.

Condition: B+

Original outline color with a small rust spot in an unengraved area of the map, else very good.

Estimate: $200 - $250


Closed on 2/16/2011