Auction 114, Lot 483

"Moravia", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Czech Republic

Period: 1634 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.4 x 5.7 inches
18.8 x 14.5 cm

Small map of the historic Moravia region of the Czech Republic. Includes the cities of Olomouc (Olmutz) and Brno (Brinn). Finely engraved with mountains, forests and even the smallest villages and decorated with strapwork title and scale cartouches in opposite corners of the map. Latin text on verso.

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Condition: B

Lightly toned with some text offsetting.

Estimate: $130 - $160

Sold for: $95

Closed on 3/1/2006

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