Auction 146, Lot 448

"Seconde Carte des Courones du Nord. Qui Comprend le Royaume de Danemark &c.", Covens & Mortier

Subject: Baltic

Period: 1742 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Nouveau...

Color: Hand Color

23.8 x 18.1 inches
60.5 x 46 cm

Handsome map shows the nations surrounding the Baltic Sea, stretching from the southern tips of Norway and Sweden to the northern part of Poland. The map is a Covens and Mortier re-engraving of Delisle's work.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.COV-1a.

Condition: B+

Original color on watermarked paper with faint toning at top and an extraneous horizontal crease.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $110

Closed on 9/4/2013