Auction 122, Lot 507

"Leodiensis Dioecesis", Ortelius/Galle

Subject: Belgium

Period: 1588 (published)

Publication: Epitome du theatre

Color: Hand Color

4 x 3 inches
10.2 x 7.6 cm

Charming miniature map of the Muese River valley including Namur, Maastricht, Liege and extending to Mariebourg. French text on verso.

References: King (2nd Ed. ) pp. 140-41.

Condition: A

Lovely original color on a strong sheet. Left blank margin with some tiny worm holes, well away from map. Lower margin with some manuscript that is as old as the map.

Estimate: $90 - $140

Sold for: $80

Closed on 12/5/2007