Auction 107, Lot 474

"Tartaria", Cluver/Jansson

Subject: Northern Asia

Period: 1661 (published)

Publication: Introductionis in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.2 x 5.4 inches
18.3 x 13.7 cm

Charming miniature map of the northern region of Asia fully engraved with mountains, forests, and towns. Includes part of China and the island form of Korea. The Anian Fretium separates Asia from Americae Pars. Adorned with title and scale of miles cartouches. Engraved by Petrus Kaerius.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $120

Closed on 6/9/2004

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