Auction 158, Lot 251

"Le Royaume d'Angleterre Divise en Comtez et Baronies. Dresse sur les Dernieres Observations", Le Rouge, George Louis

Subject: England & Wales

Period: 1745 (dated)

Publication: Atlas General

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.1 x 22.6 inches
48.5 x 57.4 cm

Finely engraved map of England and Wales filled with detail, including counties, towns, roads, and rivers. The map is adorned with a beautiful title cartouche.

References: Shirley (BI to 1750) Le Rouge 2.

Condition: A

A nice impression on watermarked paper with faint offsetting, a horizontal crease that has been pressed flat, and a few short marginal tears that have been archivally repaired.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $140

Closed on 6/22/2016

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