Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
0 selections
Log In
0 selections
lots of lots
Lot 0009
  • Title/Content of Map: 1750's Western Hemisphere
  • Date Printed: 1750's
  • Cartographer: Robert de Vaugondy
  • Material/Medium: Paper
  • Size: 6" x 8"

    Hand colored copperplate engraved. Published in Paris.

    Gilles Robert de Vaugondy (1688–1766) was one of the leading cartographers in France during the 18th century, along with his son Didier Robert de Vaugondy. Together, they published one of the most important atlases of the 18th century, "The Atlas Universel". In this atlas, old sources were verified and corrected by integrating innovations in astronomical observations, as well as modern longitues and latitudes.

  • Domestic: Free shipping to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Location: This item ships from New York.

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
  • Condition


    Buyer's Premium

    • 10%

    Vaugondy: Antique Map of Western Hemisphere, 1750s

    Estimate $40 - $50Nov 15, 2017
    New York, NY, USA
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert