Auction 121, Lot 675

"Tuscia", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Italy

Period: 1631 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.1 x 5.6 inches
18 x 14.2 cm

Lovely, small map of Tuscany with the cities of Florence, Sienna and Rome named among others. It is crisply engraved and shows forests, mountains and bridges. Adorned with a strapwork cartouche that incorporates the scale and title. German text on verso.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $170

Closed on 9/26/2007

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