Lot 6568
Interiors, Decorative Art, Books & Prints Auction | 11 September 2020
[WORLD-MAP] – “MAPPE-MONDE Dressée sur les Observations de Mrs. de l’Academie Royale des Sciences et quelques autres et sur les memoires les plus recens [..]”.

Partly handcol. engraved world-map (in 2 hemispheres) with 2 cartouches (one engraved by F. Harrewijn) after “G. de l’Isle”. Publ. by G. Delisle (Paris) & E.H. Fricx (Bruxelles, ca. 1730). Ca. 42,5 x 65 cm. Framed (behind glass).

¶ Attractive early 18th-cent. world-map published by the French cartographer Guillaume Delisle (1675-1726) & the Belgian printer Eugène-Henri Fricx (1644-1730). – A few minor imperfections (small tear in outer left margin, a few vague vertical creases, occ. sl. foxed/ browned), but nevertheless in an acceptable condition (not examined out of frame).

€ 250,00
€ 350,00
€ 280,00

Hamerprijs: € 280