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Auction 115, Lot 445

"Lutzenburg Ducatus", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Luxembourg

Period: 1650 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

18.5 x 14.3 inches
47 x 36.3 cm

Fine map of the vicinity of Luxembourg also includes the cities of Metz, Trier, Leige, and Namur. There is great detail of mountains, forests, villages, fortified cities and roads. Title cartouche presents the royal coat of arms. Latin text on verso.


Condition: A+

Fine impression and lovely later color. Tiny bit of damp stain at top paper edge, still fine.

Estimate: $275 - $325

Sold for: $200

Closed on 6/21/2006