Auction 127, Lot 639

"Latium Vestini, Campani", Cluver/Jansson

Subject: Italy

Period: 1661 (published)

Publication: Introductionis in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.8 x 6.4 inches
19.8 x 16.3 cm

Nice little map of Italy's central-west coast, including Rome and extending to include from Lake Bracciano down the coast to Gaeta. There is good topographical detail including forested areas and scores of towns linked with the major roads. The map was engraved by Petrus Kaerius and it is decorated with a lovely banner-style cartouche.

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Condition: A

Some minor creases, else fine.

Estimate: $140 - $190

Sold for: $100

Closed on 2/25/2009

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