Auction 123, Lot 467

"Northumbr. Cumberladia Dunelm. Episcop.", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Northern England

Period: 1620 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.3 x 5.3 inches
18.5 x 13.5 cm

Charming and beautifully engraved map of the region of northern England and southern Scotland. The map is filled with details and embellished with a large strapwork title cartouche, a sailing ship and a sea monster. Latin text on verso.

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Condition: A

A lovely impression with nice color. The map has some minor marginal toning and chips, not affecting the map.

Estimate: $170 - $220

Sold for: $80

Closed on 2/20/2008

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