Auction 154, Lot 434

"Le Royaume d'Angleterre, Divise Selon les Sept Royaumes, ou Heptarchie des Saxons, avec la Principaute de Galles; et Subdivise en Shires ou Comtes", Robert de Vaugondy, Gilles

Subject: England & Wales

Period: 1753 (dated)

Publication: Atlas Universel

Color: Hand Color

20.2 x 18.8 inches
51.3 x 47.8 cm

Finely engraved map of England and Wales filled with detail and ornamented with a beautiful title cartouche engraved by E. Haussard.

References: Pedley #48.

Condition: A

A clean, bright example on watermarked paper with a couple of soft creases. There are tiny centerfold separations at top and bottom that have been closed on verso with archival tape. The bottom margin has been trimmed, but there is still ample room for framing.

Estimate: $275 - $350


Closed on 9/16/2015