Auction 109, Lot 617

"[Caspian Sea]", Ottens, Joachim

Subject: Caspian Sea

Period: 1720 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23.5 x 17 inches
59.7 x 43.2 cm

This map covers the southern part of the Caspian Sea with insets depicting the mouth of the rivers Astara, Sebdoura and Krudosel, and the Gulfs of Sinsilen and Astrabat. At the bottom is a panoramic view of the town of Astrakhan and two smaller views of Derbent.

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Condition: B

Strong impression and original color. A few unobtrusive spots and tiny repaired tears in border.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $275

Closed on 12/1/2004

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