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    Sale 5971

    An English Look - Robert Kime, Piers von Westenholz, David Bedale and James Graham-Stewart

    8 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 275

    FR. S.C. DE SPRETY (FL. 1791)

    Price Realised  

    FR. S.C. DE SPRETY (FL. 1791)
    Carte Générale de la Principauté et Souvreigne des Isle de Malte et du Goze
    Manuscript map, in pen and ink and watercolour on paper, two sheets
    24¼ x 55½ in. (62.2 x 141 cm.)


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    The present lot is a manuscript map of the Islands of Malta and Gozo, copied and corrected by Fr. S.C. de Sprety in 1791 after a version originally executed in 1752, whilst the Islands were under the command of the Grand Master of the Knight of Malta Emanuel de Rohan-Polduc (1725-1797).

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