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Auction 164, Lot 483

"Le Royaume d'Escosse Divise en Parties Septentrionale & Meridionale...", Sanson/Jaillot

Subject: Scotland

Period: 1693 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23.2 x 33.8 inches
58.9 x 85.9 cm

This large, two-sheet map of Scotland is filled with detail and includes the Outer Hebrides and the Isles of Orkney, as well as portions of England and Ireland. Two decorative cartouches fill the empty waters featuring the royal coat of arms and cherubs with hounds. Printed on two sheets, joined.

References: Moir, p. 176.

Condition: B+

Old color that is slightly faded with very light soiling and some toning on verso.

Estimate: $800 - $950

Sold for: $600

Closed on 9/13/2017

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