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Auction 115, Lot 455

"Lotharingia Meridionalis", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: France

Period: 1634 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.7 x 5.3 inches
19.6 x 13.5 cm

Reduced version of Mercator's map of the southern part of the Alsace region includes Nancy, St. Die and Epinal. Graphic engraving depicts the forested terrain and a strapwork distance scale cartouche embellishes the map. Latin text on verso.


Condition: A

Lightly toned with a stain in lower blank margin.

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for: $60

Closed on 6/21/2006