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Auction 158, Lot 254

"Regnum Scotiae, seu pars Septent: Magnae Britanniae, Divisa in Scotiam Septent: et Australem, Porro Autem in Comit: Rossiam Moraviam, Argatheliam et Gallo Vidiam...", Valck, Gerard and Leonard

Subject: Scotland

Period: 1705 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

23.2 x 19.2 inches
58.9 x 48.8 cm

This densely engraved map of Scotland is filled with cities of various sizes, churches, universities, rivers, mountains and lakes. The map was designed on a constricted north-south axis, causing the mainland to appear contorted. The Orkney Islands are depicted in an inset at top right.

References: Moir, p. 177.

Condition: A

Full original color with light toning along the top edge of the sheet. Remnants of hinge tape on verso.

Estimate: $550 - $700

Sold for: $375

Closed on 6/22/2016