Catalog Archive
Auction 109, Lot 518

"Nova Mappa Maris Nigri et Freti Constantino Politani…", Seutter, Matthias

Subject: Black Sea

Period: 1730 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

22 x 19 inches
55.9 x 48.3 cm

Outstanding map of the regions surrounding the Black Sea. Beautifully engraved to show topography, roads and cities. A large inset of the Bosphorus with the city Constantinople in upper right corner. Title engraved onto a drape-style cartouche held aloft by putti.


Condition: A

Sharp impression. Minor repairs and a couple of creases on centerfold.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $250

Closed on 12/1/2004