Auction 112, Lot 58

"Primi Elementi, o Introdutione Al Corso Geografico…", Coronelli, Vincenzo Maria

Subject: Cartographic Miscellany

Period: 1693 (circa)

Publication: Epitome Cosmografica…

Color: Hand Color

23.7 x 18 inches
60.2 x 45.7 cm

Very unusual chart illustrating the basic principles of geography. The main map is a double hemisphere without landmasses, showing lines of latitude and longitude, climate zones, etc. The spheres are surrounded by several smaller diagrams and tables, making for a very handsome presentation.


Condition: B

Old color. Minor toning on centerfold.

Estimate: $350 - $450


Closed on 9/28/2005