Auction 168, Lot 537

"A New and Accurate Map of Turkey in Europe, Drawn from the Best Authorities…", Lodge, John

Subject: Southeastern Europe

Period: 1770 (dated)

Publication: Gentleman's Magazine

Color: Hand Color

Size:
9.7 x 8.7 inches
24.6 x 22.1 cm

Copper engraved map extending from the Ionian Sea to the Black Sea and including Bosnia, Serbia, Macedonia, Greece, Transylvania and part of Hungary. Crisply engraved and filled with detail. Adorned with a very decorative rococo-style cartouche. Issued in the supplement following the December 1770 edition.

References: Jolly #GENT-205.

Condition: B+

Issued folding on a watermarked sheet with light toning and faint offsetting from an opposing page of text.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $100

Closed on 6/6/2018

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