Auction 137, Lot 492

"L'Europe divisee en ses Principaux Etats", Robert de Vaugondy

Subject: Europe

Period: 1751 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

22.5 x 19 inches
57.2 x 48.3 cm

This large format map of Europe extends from Iceland in the west to the Caspian Sea in the east, and delineates countries and provinces. The large decorative cartouche features implements of war surrounded by several flags, surveying tools, a horse, and a caduceus at top.

References: Pedley #32.

Condition: B+

Nice color and wide margins with a centerfold separation at bottom repaired on verso and a some faint spots.

Estimate: $230 - $300

Sold for: $170

Closed on 9/14/2011