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Auction 189, Lot 420

"Les Provinces des Pais-Bas Connues sous le Nom de Flandre", Duval, Pierre

Subject: Belgium & Luxembourg

Period: 1682 (published)

Publication: Le Monde ou la Geographie Universelle

Color: Hand Color

5 x 4 inches
12.7 x 10.2 cm
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This miniature map shows Belgium, Luxembourg, and southern Netherlands. This is the second state with the addition of new nomenclature. Pierre Duval was Nicolas Sanson's nephew and pupil. He published a wide range of atlases and individual maps including a fine miniature world geography with many of the maps based on Sanson.

References: King (2nd ed.) pp. 132-135; Pastoureau, DUVAL XI Fa.

Condition: A

A nice impression with contemporary outline color in the map and later color in the cartouche, with marginal toning and a dampstain at top.

Estimate: $95 - $120

Sold for: $50

Closed on 9/14/2022