Auction 129, Lot 557

"Accuratissima Totius Regni Hispaniae Tabula", Danckerts, Justus

Subject: Spain & Portugal

Period: 1690 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.5 x 19.3 inches
57.2 x 49 cm

This is a very attractive and uncommon map of the Iberian Peninsula. It is covered with great detail and extends to include the Balearic Islands. The large, elaborate cartouche is centered on the allegorical figure of Hispania, with royal crest, cherubs, mermaids and a sea monster.

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Condition: A

Good impression with original color on sturdy ivory toned paper. There is an old paper repair on the bottom fold.

Estimate: $600 - $800

Unsold

Closed on 9/23/2009

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