Auction 140, Lot 551

"Li Contorni di Parigi", Zatta, Antonio

Subject: Paris, France

Period: 1776 (dated)

Publication: Atlante Novissimo

Color: Hand Color

16.5 x 12 inches
41.9 x 30.5 cm

This map of Paris and its surroundings features numerous bird's-eye views of intricate gardens. Many roads and villages are depicted throughout the countryside.

References: cf Phillips, P.L. (Atlases) #651, v.1, no.22.

Condition: B+

Watermarked paper with wide margins and original color. There is toning along centerfold and damp stains in upper blank margin, far from map image.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $60

Closed on 5/23/2012