Catalog Archive
Auction 118, Lot 651

"Das Wiflispurgergou", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Switzerland

Period: 1628 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.7 x 5.6 inches
19.6 x 14.2 cm

Reduced version of Mercator's map of the southwestern part of Switzerland shows Geneva, Lake Geneva, Lake Neuchatel, Lake Biel, Bern, Freiburg, Lake Thuner, etc. and includes a garland draped title cartouche. Latin text on verso.


Condition: A

Some tiny worm holes in blank margins.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $60

Closed on 3/6/2007