Auction 150, Lot 438

"[Lot of 3] Sweden and Norway [and] Sweden and Norway [and] Sweden Denmark Norway and Finland from the Best Authorities",

Subject: Scandinavia

Period: 1807-20 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

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A nice lot of English maps of Scandinavia from the nineteenth century, each filled with details of towns, political boundaries, rivers, and topography.

A. Sweden and Norway, by Charles Smith, circa 1820 (10.3 x 13.9"). Engraved by E. Jones. Condition: On watermarked paper with minor foxing.

B. Sweden and Norway, by John C. Russell, circa 1820 (7.9 x 9.7"). Condition: Light offsetting from an opposing page.

C. Sweden Denmark Norway and Finland from the Best Authorities, by Brightly & Kinnersly, dated 1807 (8.5 x 7.1"). Engraved by Barlow. Condition: A slightly uneven impression on watermarked paper with faint text transfer from an opposing page.


Condition: B+

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Estimate: $140 - $180


Closed on 9/17/2014