Auction 114, Lot 579

"Arabia Eudaemon ex Plinio Lib VI Cap. 28", Cluver/Jansson

Subject: Arabia

Period: 1661 (published)

Publication: Introductionis in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

8 x 6.3 inches
20.3 x 16 cm

Charming small map of the Arabian Peninsula decorated with a strapwork title cartouche. Sparsely detailed reflecting the lack of knowledge of the geography other than the important trading ports.


Condition: A

Bottom margin with some paper restoration, not affecting map. Impression is slightly uneven.

Estimate: $140 - $160

Sold for: $100

Closed on 3/1/2006