Auction 110, Lot 331

"Europae Situs Naturalis sive Structura Naturae Artificio Elaborata et Geographice Repraesentata", Scherer, Heinrich

Subject: Europe

Period: 1700 (dated)

Publication: Novus Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
14 x 8.8 inches
35.6 x 22.4 cm

Lovely map of Europe featuring only geographical information of mountains, rivers and forests. The large, elaborate title cartouche is surrounded by wildlife, sea monsters abound in the seas, a bear and fox are shown in Greenland.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $475 - $550

Sold for: $300

Closed on 3/2/2005

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