Auction 117, Lot 627

"Epirus hodie Canina cum Maris Ionii Insulis Corcyra seu Corfu Cephalenia seu Cefalogna etc.", Cluver, Philipp

Subject: Greece and Albania

Period: 1697 (published)

Publication: Introductionis in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

Size:
10 x 8 inches
25.4 x 20.3 cm

Attractive map of the northwestern coast of Greece and part of present-day Albania. The large allegorical title cartouche features a man with a book representing Wisdom and Death with his sickle among the slain on a battlefield.

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Condition: A

Minor damp stains in blank margins.

Estimate: $130 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 12/6/2006

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