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Auction 150, Lot 441

"La Suede", Robert de Vaugondy, Didier

Subject: Sweden, Finland

Period: 1778 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

7.6 x 9.4 inches
19.3 x 23.9 cm
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This map of Sweden extends to include Finland as well. There is good detail of towns, political boundaries, rivers, and topography. Parts of Norway, Empire de Russie, and Poland appear as mostly unengraved areas. Includes a decorative title cartouche in the lower right corner. Engraved by E. Dussy. This is the second state, appearing without the privilege, date, and imprint.

References: Pedley #66.

Condition: A

On a sturdy watermarked sheet with minor scattered foxing, mostly concentrated in the blank margins.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $50

Closed on 9/17/2014