Auction 153, Lot 563

"Les Isles et Coste de la Dalmatie. Ou se Trouvent la Republique de Raguse, et Partie de la Servie &c.", Chiquet, Jacques

Subject: Western Balkans

Period: 1719 (dated)

Publication: Le Nouveau et Curieux Atlas Geographique et Historique

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8.8 x 6.6 inches
22.4 x 16.8 cm

This map depicts the western coastline of the Balkans from southern Croatia to northern Albania. There is good detail in the interior, with a note on the region in the Adriatic Sea. The map is handsomely embellished with several ships engaged in battle and a decorative title cartouche.

References: Mickwitz & Miekkavaara #43-22.

Condition: A+

A clean, bright example with original color with minor refreshing.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $80

Closed on 5/20/2015

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