Auction 122, Lot 580

"Ducatus Oswiezensis, et Zatoriensis descriptio", Ortelius/Galle

Subject: Poland

Period: 1588 (published)

Publication: Epitome du theatre

Color: Hand Color

4.3 x 3 inches
10.9 x 7.6 cm

Miniature map depicting the duchies of Oswieczin and Zator in the southern part of Poland. The crisply engraved map is filled with place names each symbolized by a tiny castle and colored in red. The title is enclosed in a block-style cartouche. French text on verso.

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

Condition: A

Nice original color with some minor marginal toning.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $75

Closed on 12/5/2007