Auction 106, Lot 392

"Prussiae Descriptio", Ortelius/Vrients

Subject: Poland

Period: 1601 (circa)

Publication: Epitome theate orbis terrarum

Color: Hand Color

4.3 x 3.2 inches
10.9 x 8.1 cm

Very nice copper engraved miniature map of the region. Locates Koninsberg, with Lithuania on the east and Pomerania to the west. A very lovely cartouche for such as small map.


Condition: A

Strong impression and original color. A little oxidation to the green. Full margins.

Estimate: $120 - $140

Sold for: $110

Closed on 3/3/2004