Auction 96, Lot 396

"Carte des Premiers Ages du Monde. Geographie Ecclesiastique de la Turquie d'Asie et de la Perse", Robert de Vaugondy, Didier

Subject: Near and Middle East

Period: 1795 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

9.6 x 9.4 inches
24.4 x 23.9 cm

Nice copper engraved map of the region from the Caucasus through Egypt's Nile valley and the Persian Gulf. Colored to illustrate the extents of the empires of Constantinople, Antioche, Jerusalem and Alexander. Later issue by Delamarche.

References: Pedley #383.

Condition: B

Damp stain in margins, well away from map with light scattered foxing.

Estimate: $35 - $45

Sold for: $0

Closed on 9/12/2001