Auction 173, Lot 248

"Nieuwe Kaart van 't Noorder Gedeelte van Groot Britannie Behelzende het Koningryk Schotland", Tirion, Isaac

Subject: Scotland

Period: 1760 (circa)

Publication: Nieuwe en Beknopte Hand Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
14.4 x 12.8 inches
36.6 x 32.5 cm

A beautifully engraved map extending to include the Orkney Islands and the Outer Hebrides. A large inset details the Shetland Islands. Simple title cartouche and a nice compass rose.

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Condition: A

A crisp impression issued folding on a bright sheet with soiling along the left edge of the sheet, well away from the image.

Estimate: $160 - $190

Sold for: $120

Closed on 6/5/2019

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