Auction 106, Lot 306

"Anglesey [on sheet with] Wight Vectis Olim [and] Garnesay [and] Iarsay", Mercator, Gerard

Subject: Channel Islands

Period: 1595 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

17 x 12.5 inches
43.2 x 31.8 cm

Very handsome folio sheet with four maps on one sheet depicting the English islands Jersey, Guernsey, Wright and Alderney. Each map with its own decorative title cartouche and distance scale. Latin text on verso.


Condition: A

Some light foxing in margins.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $250

Closed on 3/3/2004