Auction 135, Lot 744

"Carte Genealogique de la Maison d'Autriche, avec les Branches des differents Princes de L'Europe…", Chatelain, Henry Abraham

Subject: European Heraldry

Period: 1720 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Historique…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
20 x 23.5 inches
50.8 x 59.7 cm

This elaborate and fully engraved sheet delineates the complex genealogy of Europe's royal families and their coats of arms. Together there are 20 coats-of-arms representing, to mention a few, Arragon, Navarre, Bourgogne, Bragance, Austria, Hungary, Castille, Tuscany and Portugal. At top center is the large crown and crest of the Empire of Spain.

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Condition: A+

Beautiful example.

Estimate: $400 - $500

Sold for: $375

Closed on 2/16/2011

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