Auction 91, Lot 218

"Troisieme Partie de la Carte d'Europe contenant le Midi de la Russie, la Pologne et la Hongrie, la Turquie y compris celle d'Asie presquentiere",

Subject: Eastern Europe

Period: 1760 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
32 x 40 inches
81.3 x 101.6 cm

Two sheets, unjoined, make up this large detailed map of Eastern Europe. It covers from the Baltic Sea in the north to Moscow, and from Greece through the Holy Land and to Iraq in the south. The top sheet includes a large title cartouche flanked by two gentlemen. Separations on folds, held fast by the binding strips, lightly toned with foxing in margins which are trimmed close as issued.

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Condition: B

Estimate: $325 - $400

Sold for: $275

Closed on 6/14/2000

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