Auction 108, Lot 485

"Hispaniae Veteris Des.", Cluver/Jansson

Subject: Spain & Portugal

Period: 1661 (published)

Publication: Introductionis in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

7.7 x 6.2 inches
19.6 x 15.7 cm

Attractive small map of the Iberian Peninsula in classical times. It is based on Ortelius' map of the same title from information gleaned from Clusius' map of 1571 as well as classical sources. Adorned with a strapwork title cartouche. Engraved by Petrus Kaerius.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $75

Closed on 9/29/2004