Auction 117, Lot 667

"Hispania nova Descript.", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Spain & Portugal

Period: 1628 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.7 x 5.3 inches
19.6 x 13.5 cm

Lovely little map of Spain and Portugal from the Mercator-Hondius-Jansson series of Atlas Minor editions. Engraved by Petrus Kaerius with simple title and scale cartouches. Latin text on verso.

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Condition: A

Small damp stains in blank margins.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $120

Closed on 12/6/2006

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