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Auction 146, Lot 440

"[Lot of 3] Sweden and Norway [and] Sweden and Norway [and] Suede et Norvege",

Subject: Scandinavia

Period: 1834-70 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

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This lot of three maps shows Sweden and Norway during the nineteenth century, depicting towns, rivers, topography, and political divisions.

A. Sweden and Norway, by Henry Teesdale, dated 1834 (13.3 x 16.2"). Drawn and engraved by John Dower. Condition: Original color on paper with "J. Whatman 1834" watermark, minor soiling, and a centerfold separation that just enters map border at right. (B+)

B. Sweden and Norway, by Joshua Archer, circa 1855 (9 x 11.3"). Published by H.G. Collins. Condition: Original color. (A)

C. Suede et Norvege, by J. Migeon, circa 1870 (10.9 x 14.9"). Includes a lovely vignette of Stockholm. Drawn by A. T. Chartier and engraved by Sengteller. Condition: Light scattered foxing with a few small chips and tears in blank margins. (B+)



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Estimate: $140 - $170


Closed on 9/4/2013