Auction 121, Lot 580

"Cleve et Muers", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Germany

Period: 1631 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.3 x 5.6 inches
18.5 x 14.2 cm

Charming map of the Rhine and Maas River valleys including the cities of Cologne, Dusseldorf, Moers, and Kleve. It is oriented with north on the right and is filled with place names and decorated with a strapwork title and scale of miles cartouche. German text on the verso.

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Condition: A

A nice impression on a sheet with a little minor show-through of the text on the verso. Lower margin with some faint stains.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $45

Closed on 9/26/2007

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