Auction 162, Lot 483

"Carte du Cours de la Riviere de Seine Depuis l'Embouchure de la Riviere d'Andelle jusqu'a Rouen, pour l'Intelligence du Memoire de M. Bonamy...", Buache, Philip

Subject: Northern France, Seine River

Period: 1753 (circa)


Color: Black & White

11.8 x 8.2 inches
30 x 20.8 cm

A simple, attractive map that shows the path of the Seine River. The main map image covers the river's path from just south of Pitres to Rouen, while a large inset map shows the river flowing from Paris to Pitres. A compass rose orients north to the left. The map is accompanied by a page of related text by M. Bonamy entitled Memoire sur l'isle d'oscelle ou d'oissel and was published in the twentieth volume of the French Academy of Sciences.


Condition: B+

Issued folding with light offsetting.

Estimate: $100 - $130


Closed on 4/26/2017