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Auction 190, Lot 563

"Carte de l'Arabie, du Golfe Persique et de la Mer Rouge, avec l'Egypte, la Nubie et l'Abissinie", Bonne, Rigobert

Subject: Arabia

Period: 1780 (circa)

Publication: Atlas de Toutes les Parties Connues du Globe Terrestre

Color: Hand Color

12.5 x 8.3 inches
31.8 x 21.1 cm
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This handsome map of the Arabian Peninsula extends to show parts of Egypt, Sudan, Eritrea and Ethiopia. There are plenty of place names and nice topographical detail. Arabia is divided into Arabie Deserte, Arabie Heureuse and Arabie Petree.

References: Ankary #215.

Condition: B+

A crisp impression on a lightly toned sheet with a hint of offsetting and marginal foxing.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $100

Closed on 11/16/2022