Auction 99, Lot 315

"[Lot of 7 Maps]", Various

Subject: Europe

Period: 1748-70 (published)

Publication: Gentleman's Magazine

Color: Black & White

Size:
See Description

"A Map of Bohemia, Moravia, Silesia, Lussatia…Saxony & Bradenburg…", [10 x 14"]; "Aix la Chapelle" (close trimmed with small loss), [9.7 x 7.7"]; "Plan of Stralsund, with the Trenches, Lines & Batteries…", [10 x 7.5"]; "A Map of that Part of Westphalia…French Army where Defeated," [7.2 x 4"]; "An Accurate Map of the Seat of War in the Mediterranean…Morea and Archipelago" (close trimmed into bottom neatline), [7.5 x 7.2"]; "Map of Pomerania and Brandenburg with the Frontiers of Poland" (trimmed into map at right), [10 x 7.5"]; and [Untitled] shows limits of Penny Post from London to SE, [8 x 8"]. Collection of seven copper engraved maps, all from Gentleman's Magazine, except the latter.

References: Jolly: GENT-100, 60, 120, 133, 202, 135.

Condition:

Condition varies from very good to fair with some offsetting and toning. Some with close trimmed margins, mostly at binding side.

Estimate: $75 - $100

Sold for: $130

Closed on 6/12/2002

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