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Auction 91, Lot 287

"De l'' Asie, Figure III",

Subject: Asia

Period: 1683 (published)

Publication: Description de l'Univers

Color: Black & White

4.2 x 6 inches
10.7 x 15.2 cm

An interesting sheet containing five miniature maps. At top is a map of northern Asia titled "Partie Septentrionale de l''Ancienne Asie". It covers all of Asia east of the Black Sea and north of India. Four smaller maps include: Scythie del a le M. Imaus; Region Serique; Sarmatie Asiatique; and Scythie deca le M. Imaus. Each covering a section of northern Aisa in more detail.


Condition: A

Estimate: $110 - $150

Sold for: $75

Closed on 6/14/2000