Auction 90, Lot 269

"Asie",

Subject: Asia

Period: 1866 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Nationale

Color: Hand Color

Size:
18 x 14 inches
45.7 x 35.6 cm

Very crisp impression of this lovely map of the continent. The map is surrounded by steel engraved vignettes depicting costumes of the various peoples of Asia, Adam and Eve, and several exotic animals. One of the last maps produced in the decorative style. Uncolored engravings surround the pastel colored map.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $110

Closed on 3/15/2000

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