Auction 136, Lot 551

"Imperium Caroli Magni Occidentis Imperatoris", Zatta, Antonio

Subject: Central Europe

Period: 1785 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
17.3 x 12.8 inches
43.9 x 32.5 cm

A detailed map of the Empire of Charlemagne covers Germany, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Austria, Italy, and Corsica, as well as parts of Britain, Denmark, Spain, etc. Included is an inset map of Spain's Balearic Islands of Ibiza, Majorca and Minorca. The map also features a title cartouche in the form of a piece of parchment.

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Condition: B+

Minor toning along centerfold and two small stains in upper left corner of image.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 6/1/2011

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