Auction 140, Lot 487

"Zweiter Theil der Karte von Europa Welcher Daenemark, und Norwegen, Schweden, und Russland Enthaelt", Schraembl, Franz Anton

Subject: Northern Europe

Period: 1787 (dated)

Publication: Allgemeiner Grosser Atlass

Color: Hand Color

39.8 x 26.8 inches
101.1 x 68.1 cm

An impressive, large-scale map of Scandinavia and northwestern Russia, based on d'Anville's map of northern Europe. The map is adorned with a decorative title cartouche supported by two figures. On two sheets, joined.

References: Phillips (Atlases) #694-5.

Condition: B+

Watermarked paper with a few unobtrusive spots and two extraneous creases.

Estimate: $350 - $450

Sold for: $250

Closed on 5/23/2012