Auction 125, Lot 639

"Veteris et Nova Pannoniae et Illyrici Descriptio", Cluver, Philipp

Subject: Balkans

Period: 1697 (published)

Publication: Introductionis in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

Size:
9.5 x 8 inches
24.1 x 20.3 cm

Attractive historical map of the Dalmatian coast from Italy to Greece. The map is based on Ortelius' map of the same title, which was based on Gastaldi's map of southeast Europe (1560) and other information from ancient sources. It is adorned with a classical title cartouche.

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Condition: A+

Dark impression and lovely color.

Estimate: $130 - $160

Sold for: $110

Closed on 9/24/2008

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