06-01-2013 06-01-2013
Skinner Auctions
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June 1, 2013 11:00 AMCalender

Middle East, Three Framed Maps.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2658B Location: Boston Date / Time: June 01, 2013 11:00AM


Middle East, Three Framed Maps. Including: Carte des Trois Arabies, by Nicolas Sanson, Paris: Mariette, [c. 1675], matted and framed, hand-colored, smudged, old fold, repair from verso, 19 1/2 x 16 1/4 visible through mat opening, 21 1/2 x 25 in. overall, including frame.
[with] Nova Persiae Armeniae, Natoliae, et Arabiae, by Frederick de Wit, Amsterdam, [c. 1680], matted and framed, hand-colored, 22 x 18 1/2 in. visible through mat opening, 23 1/2 x 26 3/4 in. overall.
[and] Colton's Persia, Arabia, &c., New York: Colton, [c. 1855], matted and framed, hand-colored, 13 x 16 in. visible, 17 x 20 in. overall. (3)
Estimate $400-600

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Nicolas Sanson, Paris, Nova Persiae Armeniae, Amsterdam