Catalog Archive
Auction 189, Lot 510

"Le Royaume de Hongrie et les Pays qui en Dependoient Autresois Dressee sur les Observations de l'Academie Royale des Sciences", Leth, Hendrik de

Subject: Southeastern Europe, Hungary

Period: 1740 (circa)

Publication: Nouvel Atlas Geographique & Historique...

Color: Hand Color

8.6 x 6.3 inches
21.8 x 16 cm
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Nicely engraved small map covering Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria with parts of Croatia, Bosnia, and Serbia. It has nice detail with many place names, particularly along the Danube River. For his Nouvel Atlas, Leth made close copies of Jacques Chiquet's maps published in Le Nouveau et Curieux Atlas in 1719.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.LETH-1a.

Condition: B+

A dark impression with contemporary outline color, issued folding with light toning along the folds and short fold separations that have been repaired with paper on verso.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $50

Closed on 9/14/2022