Auction 170, Lot 494

"La France en Toute son Etendue sous le Roy Louis XIV ", Duval, Pierre

Subject: France

Period: 1692 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
20.4 x 15.8 inches
51.8 x 40.1 cm

A detailed map of France under the reign of King Louis XIV, whose portrait appears in the title cartouche. The map depicts hundreds of cities, the river system, and each province. Engraved by Berey and published by "Mademoiselle" Duval, Pierre's daughter.

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Condition: B+

A nice example on watermarked paper with a faint stain in the title cartouche and minor soiling. There is light toning and a few tiny tears along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $300 - $375

Sold for: $150

Closed on 11/14/2018

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