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Robert de Vaugondy’s Map of Northern Castille

SKU: 9501
£200.00

Title:
Robert de Vaugondy’s Map of Northern Castille

Date of publication:
c.1770

Printed Measurement:
49.5 x 63 cm

Colour:
original

Mapmaker(s):

  • Robert de Vaugondy
  • Partie Septentrionale de la Couronne de Castille où se trouvent les Royaumes de Castille Vieille, de Leon, de Gallice, des Asturies, la Biscaye et la Navarre, en partie

    This is a later state of Robert de Vaugondy’s road map of northern Castille. The original date (1756) and privilege (a sort of early forerunner of copyright) have been burnished from the plate.

    Condition & Materials

    Copper engraving, 49.5 x 63 cm, original hand colour in outline, blank verso.

    References

    Pedley, Bel et Utile: the Work of the Robert de Vaugondy Family of Mapmakers, 327.