Auction 165, Lot 551

"Petite Tartarie dite Autrement Crimee et Precopense", Duval, Pierre

Subject: Ukraine & Southwestern Russia

Period: 1661 (published)

Publication: La Geographie Universelle

Color: Hand Color

4.9 x 3.6 inches
12.4 x 9.1 cm

This miniature map of the region north of the Black Sea depicts major towns and key topographical features. 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 [65].

Condition: A

Original color with faint offsetting and marginal toning.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $60

Closed on 11/15/2017