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Auction 195, Lot 752

"Tunis, een Sterke Verblyfplaets der Zeeroveren aen de Middellantsche Zee... / Thunis, Iuxta Lacum Goulette Delitescens...", Schenk, Pieter

Subject: Tunis, Tunisia

Period: 1702 (circa)

Publication: Hecatompolis, sive Totius Orbis Terrarum…

Color: Black & White

10 x 8.4 inches
25.4 x 21.3 cm
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This lovely view presents Tunis with the Aqueduct of Carthage visible in the background. Camels can be seen just outside the city and in the foreground of the image.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.SCHE-1a #90.

Condition: A+

A sharp impression on a bright sheet with a few faint spots.

Estimate: $80 - $95

Sold for: $60

Closed on 11/15/2023