Auction 119, Lot 604

"Thietmarsiae Holsaticae Reg.", Ortelius/Galle

Subject: Germany

Period: 1588 (circa)

Publication: Epitome du theatre

Color: Hand Color

4.3 x 3 inches
10.9 x 7.6 cm

Charming miniature map covering the Ditmarschen region, now part of Holstein. The map is adorned with a strapwork title cartouche and a sailing ship. The map is oriented with north to the left. French text on verso. Title along top: Thietmarsia.

References: King, 2nd edition p.140.

Condition: A

Lovely original color and impression.

Estimate: $130 - $160


Closed on 5/9/2007