Catalog Archive
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
Download High Resolution Image
(or just click on image to launch the Zoom viewer)

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