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Auction 182, Lot 551

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"General Karte der Schweiz Eingetheilt in 22 Cantone", Brue, Adrien Hubert

Subject: Switzerland

Period: 1845 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.6 x 14.2 inches
49.8 x 36.1 cm

This detailed map of Switzerland delineates the 22 cantons. It depicts towns, roads, and rivers with hachure marks to give a visual representation of the mountainous topography. A key at top right identifies various types of cities, roads, glaciers, mountains, and lakes. Published by the Vienna-based Artaria & Co.

References:

Condition: A

There are a couple of minor spots in the map image and soiling that is almost entirely confined to the blank margins.

Estimate: $90 - $120

Sold for: $33

Closed on 4/28/2021

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