Auction 96, Lot 336

"La Moscovie Septentrionale, Suivant les Nouvelles Observations de De l'Academie Royale des Sciences, etc.", Aa, Pieter van der

Subject: Russia

Period: 1720 (circa)


Color: Black & White

11.8 x 8.9 inches
30 x 22.6 cm

Finely engraved map of Northern Russia with nice detail along the Volga River. The title cartouche features a horse drawn sleigh and a man hunting a bear with bow and arrow.


Condition: B

Light ink offsetting and a smudge of printer's ink near cartouche, else fine.

Estimate: $160 - $180

Sold for: $120

Closed on 9/12/2001