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Lot 0153
Cartographer: Chatelain
Place & Date: Amsterdam / 1719
Size: 17" x 14 3/4"
Condition: b&w; split along lower centerfold

A wonderfully ornate sheet from Volume Six of Chatelain's Atlas Historique. The text in the center of the sheet describes "the Algerians, their Maritime Power, and Tunis and Gigery, etc." Surrounding the text are three main views of Algiers, one view each of Tunis, Tripoli, and Gigery (today's Jijel in northeastern Algeria), and six smaller images depicting the peoples and customs (mainly funerary) of the region. Each image is set in an elaborate frame.

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  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $17.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • Canada/Mexico: Flat-rate of $35.00 to anywhere within Canada or Mexico
  • International: Flat-rate of $45.00 to anywhere in the world
  • Location: This item ships from New York

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  • Condition

    b&w; split along lower centerfold?

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    • 10%

    Chatelain: Views of Tunis, Algiers

    Estimate $70 - $80Dec 06, 2017
    New York, NY, USA
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert