Auction 135, Lot 527

"La Suisse, Suivant les Nouvelles Observations", Aa, Pieter van der

Subject: Switzerland

Period: 1729 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16.2 x 12.2 inches
41.1 x 31 cm

A dramatic picture-frame border surrounds this map of Switzerland. The map shows the cantons and major cities and is embellished with a title cartouche framed with the coats of arms of the cantons. The decorative frame and map were printed from separate plates.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $200 - $275

Sold for: $240

Closed on 2/16/2011

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