Auction 108, Lot 545

"Scythia et Serica", Cluver, Philipp

Subject: Central Asia

Period: 1700 (circa)


Color: Black & White

12.2 x 8.2 inches
31 x 20.8 cm

Interesting map of the region north and east of the Caspian Sea of China. Much of the region is labeled Terra Incognita and the balance is filled with ancient place names. A large decorative title cartouche incorporates a vignette depicting the surrender of an army.


Condition: B

Some faint foxing.

Estimate: $70 - $100

Sold for: $55

Closed on 9/29/2004