Auction 117, Lot 522

"Britannia et Normannia cum confinijs", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: France

Period: 1634 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8 x 5.3 inches
20.3 x 13.5 cm

Handsome small map covering Normandy and Brittany with the Channel Islands. The map is filled with detail of the rivers, forests and tiny villages and is embellished with a strapwork title cartouche incorporating the distance scale. Latin text on verso.

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Condition: B

Light toning and foxing.

Estimate: $90 - $120

Sold for: $70

Closed on 12/6/2006

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