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Auction 174, Lot 553

"Estats du Grand Duc de Moscovie Suivant les Derniere Relations", Fer, Nicolas de

Subject: Russia in Europe

Period: 1705 (circa)

Publication: Petit et Nouveau Atlas

Color: Hand Color

7.2 x 5.3 inches
18.3 x 13.5 cm
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Handsome, smaller map covering European Russia with part of Finland, showing the political divisions. The Volga River flows in the lower right corner of the map, extending to Astrakhan. Nicely engraved with mountains, forests and topography with major cities located.

References: Pastoureau, FER XII B.

Condition: A

A nice impression on a bright sheet of watermarked paper, issued folding with light soiling in the right blank margin and a professionally repaired tear also in the right blank margin.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $110

Closed on 9/11/2019