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French 9-inch Terrestrial Globe on Stand

Auction:
2483
Lot:
611
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

French 9-inch Terrestrial Globe on Stand, c. 1821, Felix Delamarche after Robert de Vaugondy, with fragmentary label "Reduction du Globe Terrestre...Roi, par...de Vaugondy," with paper mounted meridian, horizon bar and four curved lower supports, on a black painted and turned wood base, ht. 21 1/2 in., (scattered minor losses and discoloration, paper chipped to bars).
Estimate $1,200-1,800

scattered minor losses and discoloration, paper chipped to bars

Keywords

Robert de Vaugondy, Felix Delamarche, Business, Cartography, Globe, Paper

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