Auction 165, Lot 415

"Europe", Duval, Pierre

Subject: Europe

Period: 1661 (published)

Publication: Le Monde ou la Geographie Universelle

Color: Hand Color

Size:
4.9 x 4.1 inches
12.4 x 10.4 cm

This lovely miniature map of Europe marks national boundaries and only depicts a few large cities, rivers, and forests. Pierre Duval was Nicolas Sanson's nephew and pupil. He published a wide range of atlases and individual maps including a fine miniature world geography with many of the maps based on Sanson.

References: King (2nd Ed.) pp. 132-135; Pastoureau, DUVAL XI A.

Condition: B+

Original color with very light toning.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Unsold

Closed on 11/15/2017

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