Auction 98, Lot 313

"Lot of 4 Battle Plans", Anon.

Subject: Germany

Period: 1820 (circa)

Publication: A. H. de Jomini's Grandes Operations militaires

Color: Black & White

Size:
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Finely engraved battle plans with minute detail of the surrounding countryside, fortifications and troop placements. Lot includes: "Affaire de Schliengen Le 24 8.bre 1796. Entre l'armee du Rhin et Celle de S.A.R. l' Archiduc Charles", 7.6 x 9.2" with troop placements in color; "Carte Militaire Pour l' intelligence des affaires de Rastadt et d' Ettlingen Le 5 et 9 Juillet 1796", 14.3 x 10", with troop placements in color; "Plan de la Bataille de Jagerndorf en Prusse livree le 30. Aoust 1757 entre les Russes & les Prussiens", 14.5 x 8.3"; "Bataille de Cunersdorf and Bataille de Minden", two plans on one sheet, overall 13 x 8".

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Condition: A

Folding as issued, minor flaws in margins.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $240

Closed on 3/6/2002

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