Auction 140, Lot 481

"Le Royaume d'Irlande Divise en ses Grandes Provinces", Bossuet, Jacques Benigne

Subject: Ireland

Period: 1755 (published)

Publication: Discours sur l'Histoire Universelle…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
6.5 x 5 inches
16.5 x 12.7 cm

Charming little map of Ireland with north oriented to the right. Well engraved, it shows mountains, lakes, forests and major towns and cities. It is based on Sanson's pocket atlas map and includes a considerable amount of information for such a small map.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 5/23/2012

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