Catalog Archive
Auction 130, Lot 521

"Germaniae Veteris typus", Cluver/Jansson

Subject: Central Europe, Germany

Period: 1661 (published)

Publication: Introductionis in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

8 x 6 inches
20.3 x 15.2 cm
Download High Resolution Image
(or just click on image to launch the Zoom viewer)

Crisp copper engraving covering all of central Europe with ancient place names. The map was engraved by Petrus Kaerius and filled with detail of rivers, mountains, and forests. Decorative title cartouche.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $50

Closed on 12/2/2009