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Auction 157, Lot 497

"Scandinavie ou sont les Estats de Danemark, de Suede &c.", Sanson/Mariette

Subject: Scandinavia

Period: 1665 (circa)

Publication: L'Europe

Color: Hand Color

9.4 x 7.1 inches
23.9 x 18 cm

Strongly engraved map of Scandinavia with very nice detail, centered on the Baltic Sea. The map shows Finland, Lithuania, Sweden, Denmark and Norway and is embellished with a fancy title cartouche. Engraved by A. Peyrounin.

References: Pastoureau, SANSON VII B [3].

Condition: A

Watermarked paper and original outline color with later color in the cartouche. There are two small worm holes in the top blank margin.

Estimate: $160 - $190


Closed on 5/4/2016