Auction 93, Lot 211

"The Road from Exeter to Truroe", Ogilby, John

Subject: England

Period: 1675 (published)

Publication: Britannia

Color: Hand Color

18 x 13 inches
45.7 x 33 cm

Beautifully engraved road map with a strapwork title cartouche. The road travels through the mountainous countryside to Cornwall. Decorated with compass roses and a boldly engraved strapwork title cartouche with the royal coat of arms.


Condition: A

On sturdy, quality paper with tiny hole in margin, else fine.

Estimate: $375 - $425

Sold for: $650

Closed on 12/6/2000