Auction 119, Lot 689

"Creta ex delinatione Ubonis Emmii", Cluver/Jansson

Subject: Crete

Period: 1661 (published)

Publication: Introductionis in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

7.8 x 5.2 inches
19.8 x 13.2 cm

Charming historical map of Crete with a simple strapwork title cartouche. The map was engraved by Petrus Kaerius and is based on the cartography of Ubbo Emmius, who worked for both Hondius and Jansson.


Condition: A

Light soil in blank margins, still very good.

Estimate: $160 - $200


Closed on 5/9/2007