Auction 156, Lot 494

"Nouveau Plan Illustre de la Ville de Paris en 1861 Indiquant les Changements, les Voies Projetees et en Cours d'Execution", Fatout

Subject: Paris, France

Period: 1861 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
33.5 x 22.3 inches
85.1 x 56.6 cm

This great plan of Paris conveys a wonderful amount of information including vignettes of major buildings, bridges, trains, and monuments. It also includes a table with an alphabetized street index and wards. Folds into blue paper wrappers with an illustration of the Arc de Triomphe on the front cover.

References:

Condition: B+

Issued folding with occasional light toning along the folds, several short splits at fold intersections, and a 1.5" fold separation at bottom. Covers show moderate wear.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $100

Closed on 2/17/2016

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