Auction 149, Lot 627

"Nouvelle Carte de Moscovie ou sont Representes les Diferents Etats de sa Maieste Czarienne en Europe et en Asie et le Chemin d'un de Ses Ambassadeurs a Peking Ville Capitale de l'Empereur de la Chine et Son Sejour Ordinaire", Chatelain, Henry Abraham

Subject: Northern Asia

Period: 1719 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Historique Tome IV...

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23 x 19.9 inches
58.4 x 50.5 cm

Attractive and very detailed map of Russia, Tartary and northern China featuring river systems, forests, deserts, towns, etc. A table at the bottom of the page locates principal provinces and towns by lettered keys, and is flanked by panels of text with notes about the region and its inhabitants.

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Condition: A+

A nice impression and color, issued folding with a few minor misfolds at bottom.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $200

Closed on 5/21/2014

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