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Wall maps | A set of four French wall maps of the continents, 1752

Estimate:

22,000

to
- 28,000 GBP

Wall maps | A set of four French wall maps of the continents, 1752

Wall maps | A set of four French wall maps of the continents, 1752

Estimate:

22,000

to
- 28,000 GBP

Wall maps—Bailleul, Nicolas, cartographer, and Jean Louis Daudet, publisher


A set of wall maps of the continents, comprising:


Americas—L'Amerique divisée en ses pricipales parties où sont distingues les un des autres les estats selon quils appartiennents presentement aux differents souverains de l’Europe. Lyons: Daudet, 1752


Asia—L’Asie divisée selon tous ses etats empires et royaume &c. Lyons: Daudet, 1752


Africa—L'Afrique divisée suivat. l'etendue de ses principales parties. [Lyons: Daudet], 1752


Europe—L’Europe divisée selon l’entendue de ses principaux estats. [Lyons: Daudet], 1752


Together four wall maps, each on two sheets joined (845 x 1050mm.), hand-coloured in outline, each map with a border composed of 30 vignette scenes showing historical events, battles and so on, some wear, laid down, edges strengthened, some paper toning


RARE AND DECORATIVE FRENCH WALL MAPS, notable for the attractive vignette borders.

Some wear, laid down, edges strengthened, some paper toning


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