Auction 96, Lot 353

"Graecia Vetus ex Schaedis Sansonianis desumpta, in qua Macedonia, Thessalia, Epirus, Achaia et Peloponesus…", Robert de Vaugondy, Didier

Subject: Greece

Period: 1752 (dated)

Publication: Atlas Universel

Color: Hand Color

21.4 x 19 inches
54.4 x 48.3 cm

Large handsome map of ancient Greece based on Nicolas Sanson's work. Includes all the islands, Crete and the Turkish coast. Large, decorative (uncolored) title cartouche.

References: Pedley #369, state 1.

Condition: A

Evenly age toned, missing corners from very wide margins.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $190

Closed on 9/12/2001