Auction 173, Lot 228


Subject: Europe

Period: 1950 (published)


Color: Printed Color

21.4 x 15.6 inches
54.4 x 39.6 cm

This superb pictorial map of Europe was created by Royal Dutch Airlines, KLM. The map identifies the cities around Europe to which KLM flies, from Lisbon to Helsinki to Istanbul. Each country is filled with charming images representing the people, culture, and sites. Medallions surround the map depicting countries to which KLM flies in Africa, Asia, and the Americas. Printed by Planeta in the Netherlands.


Condition: A

Superb, bright color on a clean sheet with an archivally repaired tear in the left blank margin.

Estimate: $350 - $425

Sold for: $425

Closed on 6/5/2019