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Auction 128, Lot 708

"Graecia, Sophiani", Cluver/Jansson

Subject: Greece

Period: 1661 (published)

Publication: Introductionis in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

7.8 x 6.3 inches
19.8 x 16 cm
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Charming small map of ancient Greece based on the map by Nikolaus Sophianos. It extends to include a good portion of modern Turkey. Colorful political divisions and two strapwork cartouches enhance the composition. Engraved by Petrus Kaerius.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $110

Closed on 5/20/2009