Auction 123, Lot 546

"Novissima Arragoniae Regni Tabula", Wit, Frederick de

Subject: Spain, Aragon

Period: 1690 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
21.3 x 17.4 inches
54.1 x 44.2 cm

This lovely depiction of the Spanish region of Aragon is focused on the capitol of Zaragoza, with north oriented to the right. The map displays finely engraved pictorial topography. Two decorative cartouches festooned with putti complete the composition.

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Condition: B

Nice impression and original color that has toned along the centerfold. The generous original margins have scattered foxing, and a couple of small holes and short tears.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $180

Closed on 2/20/2008

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