Auction 114, Lot 501

"Peloponnesus nunc Morea", Cluver, Philipp

Subject: Greece

Period: 1729 (published)

Publication: Philippi Cluveri introductionis in universam geographiam

Color: Hand Color

10.2 x 8.3 inches
25.9 x 21.1 cm

Charming map of the Peloponnesian Peninsula, the heart of ancient Greece with the cities of Sparta, Corinth, Argos and Olympia. An inset plan shows the ancient city of Corinth. The title cartouche features Neptune and his entourage.


Condition: A

Small stain at left, barely entering border.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $100

Closed on 3/1/2006