Auction 96, Lot 340

"Russia in Europe", Tallis, John

Subject: Russia

Period: 1855 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

9.2 x 12.5 inches
23.4 x 31.8 cm

Great steel engraving covering the Russia possessions between the Urals and the Baltic and south to the Black and Caspian Seas. Several nice (uncolored) vignettes including Napoleon's flight from Moscow and a decorative border.


Condition: A

Issued without centerfold. Two corners chipped. Remnants of hinging tape on verso.

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for: $110

Closed on 9/12/2001