Auction 169, Lot 483

"Pays-Bas. Provinces Unies, Westphalie", Robert de Vaugondy, Didier

Subject: Low Countries

Period: 1762 (dated)

Publication: Nouvel Atlas Portatif

Color: Hand Color

10.6 x 9.4 inches
26.9 x 23.9 cm

This delicately engraved map is filled with details of political boundaries, rivers, and towns. The large decorative title cartouche fills the bottom right corner. The map was engraved by E. Dussy and the cartouche by Arrivet. This is the first state.

References: Pedley #167.

Condition: A

A crisp impression with original color in the map and later color in the cartouche on paper with a Strasburg Lily watermark. There is one worm hole in the blank margin at top left.

Estimate: $80 - $95

Sold for: $60

Closed on 9/12/2018