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Auction 96, Lot 337

"Mappae Imperii Moscovitici pars Septentrionalis…", Seutter, Matthias

Subject: Russia

Period: 1730 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

22.5 x 19.5 inches
57.2 x 49.5 cm
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Fine map of Northern Russia based on the work of Guillaume de l' Isle. It focuses on the region south of the White Sea and includes St. Petersburg, Arkhangelsk, and Vologda. Fully engraved to show the mountains, rivers, lakes, swamps and forests, as well as the roads and towns. Decorative (uncolored) title cartouche featuring a hunter, a sleigh and various animals.


Condition: A

A little foxing in margins, else very fine with attractive original color.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $130

Closed on 9/12/2001