Catalog Archive
Auction 104, Lot 505

"Antequera", Braun & Hogenberg

Subject: Spain

Period: 1575 (circa)

Publication: Civitates orbis terrarum

Color: Black & White

19.7 x 14 inches
50 x 35.6 cm

Superb engraving by George Hoefnagle of the Andulasian city of Antequera located north of Málaga. In the foreground are two figures resting by a huge earthenware storage jar.


Condition: B

Overall very fine except for two tiny holes along centerfold. Margins slightly trimmed with framer's tape all around from a previous framing.

Estimate: $240 - $300

Sold for: $200

Closed on 9/10/2003