Auction 423 / Lot n° 536

[Atlante composito]. Secc. XVII-XIX. Interesting collection of heterogeneous maps, bound. Elephant folio. (different size, bookbinding 525 x 357mm). Collection of 86 maps, some folded, patiently annotated over time by the various owners and travelers as in use during XVII-XIX centuries, including the lands of Milan, Sicily, Africa, Asia and North America, worthy of mention "LE ROUGE, G. L. - Nienbourg une des Forteresses de l'Electorat de Hanover Capitale du Comté de Hoya [..], 1757", two of "[AMATI, P. - P. TELA inc.] - Carta Degli Stati Di S. R. M. Il Re Di Sardegna [..], 1792", "DE FER, N. - Le Duché De Milan [..], 1705", "DE ROSSI, Domenico - il Limosino, il Quercy e la Rouergue che costituiscono parte del Governo Generale di Guascogna [..], 1693" and "DE FER, N. - L'Asie Suivant les Nouvelles Decouvertes dont les Point Principaux [..], 1705" (staining and waterstaining, tears and rubbed, some browning often due to the lining of some maps, signs of repairs and restorations, spotting). Quarter calf with brown marbled cardboard and beige-ocher spine (rubbed, spine, edges and corners chipped, some stains). Provenance: some handwritten notes and ancient numerations.

Auction: 23 May 2018 at 15:30

Estimate 2,200 - 2,800€

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