Auction 90, Lot 5

"Atlas Historique",

Subject: Title Page

Period: 1716-22 (published)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
15.2 x 9.2 inches
38.6 x 23.4 cm

A lovely sheet with the four female representations of the continents seated among cherubs and scientific instruments. Neptune and Atlas are shown in the background while a trumpeting angel displays the title. Slight damp stain at bottom else fine.

References:

Condition: A

Estimate: $300 - $350

Sold for: $180

Closed on 3/15/2000

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