Auction 113, Lot 607

"Puglia Piana Terra di Barri Otrano etc.", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Italy

Period: 1634 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.5 x 5.3 inches
19.1 x 13.5 cm

Charming small map of the 'boot' of Italy filled with detail of mountains, rivers and cites. Decorated with a strapwork title cartouche and a scale of miles flanked by sea monsters. Latin text on verso.

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Condition: A

Impression slightly uneven, else fine.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $120

Closed on 12/7/2005

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