Catalog Archive
Auction 153, Lot 534

"Partie Septentrionale du Cercle d'Autriche qui Comprend l'Archiduche d'Autriche...", Robert de Vaugondy, Didier

Subject: Austria

Period: 1752 (dated)

Publication: Atlas Universel

Color: Hand Color

24.2 x 18.8 inches
61.5 x 47.8 cm

This handsome map covers the majority of Austria, omitting only the narrow western corridor, with fine detail of the Danube. The topography of the region is intricately rendered, and there are several place names identified. It shows the fortifications of Vienna and is adorned with a military-themed title cartouche.

References: Pedley #277.

Condition: A

A nice impression on a watermarked sheet with original outline color and minor soiling. There are small chips and short edge tears confined to the blank margins.

Estimate: $150 - $180


Closed on 5/20/2015