Auction 114, Lot 655

"Aegyptus Antiqua Divisa in Nomos", Cluver/Jansson

Subject: Egypt

Period: 1661 (published)

Publication: Introductionis in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

8.2 x 6.3 inches
20.8 x 16 cm

Charming small map oriented with north on the right. It provides a detailed picture of the region between the fertile Nile River valley and the Red Sea. The map is adorned with a strapwork title cartouche surmounted by a putti.


Condition: B

Impression is weak at lower left, else fine.

Estimate: $130 - $160


Closed on 3/1/2006