Auction 145, Lot 463

"L'Irlande", Robert de Vaugondy, Didier

Subject: Ireland

Period: 1778 (circa)

Publication: Nouvel Atlas Portatif

Color: Hand Color

8.7 x 9.3 inches
22.1 x 23.6 cm

Attractive copper engraving of Ireland divided into the provinces of Momonie, Lagenie, Connacie, and Ultonia. Also shows portions of western England and Scotland. Adorned by a decorative title cartouche. This is the second state of the map with "et Censeur Royal" added to the title. Engraved by E. Dussy.

References: Pedley #57.

Condition: A+

Watermarked paper with wide original margins.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $130

Closed on 6/12/2013