Auction 88, Lot 194

"The Continuation of the Road from London to Barwick…", Ogilby, John

Subject: England

Period: 1675 (circa)

Publication: Brittania

Color: Hand Color

Size:
18 x 13 inches
45.7 x 33 cm

Handsome road map in the pictorial style developed by Ogilby. The map begins in Tuxford and proceeds in a northerly direction, through Sherwood Forest and several small towns to York. Title cartouche in a strapwork and garland style. Tape burn in top margin, else fine, and on sturdy paper.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $450 - $500

Sold for: $375

Closed on 10/2/1999

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