Auction 97, Lot 323

"Ireland", Perthes, Justus

Subject: Ireland

Period: 1877 (dated)

Publication: Stieler's Hand-Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16 x 13 inches
40.6 x 33 cm

Amazing detail of the island country produced by the steel engraving method. Depicts roads, lakes, watershed, towns and villages, canals, terrain, and much more in intense detail. Insets of Dublin and Killarney. The Dublin plan is large and shows the area in great detail.

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Condition: A

Very fine impression and coloring.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $70

Closed on 12/5/2001

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