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Lot 0108
  • Map: Plan de la Ville de Siam
  • Cartographer: Bellin
  • Place & Date: Paris / 1750/1760
  • Size: 10 1/4" x 7 1/2"
  • Condition: b&w; light overall age toning; a few small spots; margins extended with contemporary paper to fit the size of the atlas volume

    The beautifully designed and detailed plan of the City of Siam, or Ayutthaya, the former Thai royal capital, from the atlas of Prevost d'Exiles' influential collection of travel narratives, Histoire Generale des Voyages. This scarce plan includes a letter key to the principal monuments and streets of the city, including the Grand Palace, the French Ambassador's home, China Street, and the Street of the Elephants, and identifies three areas that are rural or "very rural."

    Please note that this lot has a confidential reserve. When you leave a bid in advance of the auction, submit your maximum. The bidder who has submitted the highest bid wins the lot, provided the bid exceeds the reserve price.

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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; light overall age toning; a few small spots; margins extended with contemporary paper to fit the size of the atlas volume?

    Starting Bid

    $1.00

    Buyer's Premium

    • 10%

    Bellin: Antique Plan of Town of Siam (Ayutthaya), 1750

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    $50.00
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    $45.00
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    $45.00
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    $40.00
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    $40.00
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    $35.00
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    $35.00
    Starting Bid
    $1.00
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert
    101 Avenue of the Americas
    Suite 900
    New York, NY 10013
    United States
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