Auction 114, Lot 473

"Sarmatia et Scythia, Russia et Tartaria Europae", Cluver, Philipp

Subject: Eastern Europe

Period: 1729 (published)

Publication: Philippi Cluveri introductionis in universam geographiam

Color: Hand Color

Size:
10 x 9.3 inches
25.4 x 23.6 cm

Handsome copper engraved map of the region from Poland to the Ural Mountains and from Scandinavia to the Black and Caspian Seas. Fully engraved with mountains, forests, towns, with many ancient place names and adorned with a decorative title cartouche.

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Condition: A

Nice impression and pleasant ivory toning. Tiny tear in bottom blank margin.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 3/1/2006

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