Auction 90, Lot 188

"Britannicae Insulae in quibus Albion seu Britannia Major et Ivernia seu Britannia Minor…",

Subject: Britain

Period: 1750 (dated)

Publication: Atlas Universel

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23 x 18.5 inches
58.4 x 47 cm

Beautiful map based on the cartography of Nicolas Sanson with Roman names throughout. State 1 without the Scilly Isles. Beautiful large decorative cartouche. Ref: Pedley #46. Very wide margins and fine quality paper.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $275 - $325

Sold for: $200

Closed on 3/15/2000

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