Auction 109, Lot 494

"Le Royaume de Hongrie et les Estats qui en este sujets et qui sont presentement la Partie Septentrionale de la Turquie en Europe", Valck, Gerard

Subject: Southeastern Europe

Period: 1630 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23 x 19 inches
58.4 x 48.3 cm

Copper engraved map with good detail throughout covering primarily Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria with parts of Croatia, Bosnia, and Serbia. Locates scores of towns and villages with good topographical detail as well. Decorated with a title cartouche surrounded by putti and a Roman soldier.

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Condition: A

Attractive original color. Overall very good with a small spot in the Marmara Sea and a few tiny tears at paper edges, well away from map.

Estimate: $375 - $450

Sold for: $275

Closed on 12/1/2004

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