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Auction 182, Lot 565


"[Lot of 2] Partie Occidentale de l'Empire de Russie, Extrait de l'Atlas Russien et d'Autres Cartes... [and] Partie Orientale de l'Empire de Russie...", Bonne/Lattre

Subject: Russia in Europe

Period: 1771 (dated)

Publication: Atlas Moderne

Color: Hand Color

12.4 x 17 inches
31.5 x 43.2 cm

This map of the Russian Empire focuses on the extensive river systems. Towns, political boundaries, and mountain ranges are also shown. Each sheet stands alone with a title cartouche and full borders, however the decorative surround of the title cartouches stretches across both sheets.


Condition: B+

Contemporary color on watermarked sheets with light soiling, several small stains, and light toning along the centerfold and edges of the sheet. The first image is a composite image - the map is on two separate sheets.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $48

Closed on 4/28/2021