Auction 169, Lot 567

"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: Black & White

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 with light toning and offsetting and a couple of small stains. There are a couple of short fold separations in the blank margins that have been closed on verso with archival tape.

Estimate: $70 - $85

Sold for: $50

Closed on 9/12/2018