Auction 146, Lot 9

"Atlas Moderne ou Collection de Cartes sur Toutes les Parties du Globe Terrestre par Plusieurs Auteurs…", Lattre, Jean

Subject: Title Pages

Period: 1762 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8.7 x 11.8 inches
22.1 x 30 cm

Lovely title page with the title emblazoned onto a curtain being hung by two maidens. Above them are two lion heads flanking symbols of the four continents. A globe, atlases and maps lie at their feet. Drawn by Mounet and engraved by Prevost.

References:

Condition: A

There is light soiling and a few minor paper repairs confined to blank margins.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Unsold

Closed on 9/4/2013

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