Auction 146, Lot 568

"Carte de l'Empire de Russie, en Europe et en Asie", Bonne, Rigobert

Subject: Russia

Period: 1780 (circa)

Publication: Raynal's Atlas de Toutes les Parties Connues du Globe Terrestre

Color: Black & White

Size:
12.4 x 8 inches
31.5 x 20.3 cm

This map covers the entire Russian Empire stretching from the Baltic Sea to the Bering Sea in the north and from the Black Sea to the Sea of Okhotsk. The northwestern tip of North America is labeled Amerique and the island of Alaschka lies between Russia and America.

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Condition: B+

Wide margins with light offsetting, a hint of toning along centerfold and a couple of small spots.

Estimate: $95 - $120

Sold for: $70

Closed on 9/4/2013

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