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Auction 99, Lot 385

"Tabula Russia Vulgo Moscovia", Wit, Frederick de

Subject: Russia in Europe

Period: 1700 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

22 x 17.7 inches
55.9 x 45 cm

A fine map spanning the northern part of Russia from Finland to just beyond the Jenisej River and south to the Volga River. Includes the cities of Jaroslavl, Niznij Novgorod, and Kazan. The map is fully engraved with mountains and forests and place names, particularly along the rivers. Large title cartouche surrounded by people and animals. Engraved by Jan l' Huilier.


Condition: B

Nice original color. Lower marginal fold split and soft printer's crease.

Estimate: $300 - $350

Sold for: $200

Closed on 6/12/2002