Catalog Archive
Auction 167, Lot 322

"Turquie en Europe", Duval, Pierre

Subject: Balkans

Period: 1661 (published)

Publication: La Geographie Universelle

Color: Hand Color

5.1 x 4.2 inches
13 x 10.7 cm

This miniature map of the Balkans 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 [62].

Condition: A

Original color on watermarked paper with marginal toning.

Estimate: $80 - $100


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