Auction 168, Lot 699

"Carte Genealogique de la Maison d'Autriche, avec les Branches des Differents Princes de l'Europe qui en sont Issus Jusqu'es a l'An 1708", Chatelain, Henry Abraham

Subject: European Heraldry

Period: 1720 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Historique

Color: Hand Color

Size:
20.2 x 24.1 inches
51.3 x 61.2 cm

This elaborate and fully engraved sheet delineates the complex genealogy of Europe's royal families and their coats of arms. Together there are 20 coats-of-arms representing, to mention a few, Arragon, Navarre, Bourgogne, Bragance, Austria, Hungary, Castille, Tuscany, and Portugal. At top center is the large crown and crest of the Empire of Spain.

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Condition: B+

Issued folding with minor toning, some printer's ink residue at top left, and a short fold separation that has been archivally repaired.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Sold for: $650

Closed on 6/6/2018

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