Auction 130, Lot 600

"La Grecia…", Coronelli, Vicenzo Maria

Subject: Greece

Period: 1700 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
24.5 x 17.5 inches
62.2 x 44.5 cm

Striking map of Greece and its islands in the Aegean and Adriatic Seas. Engraved in Coronelli's unique, and bold style with a large title cartouche, coat-of-arms, and scale of miles.

References:

Condition: B

Printed on a thinner paper than most Coronelli maps and issued folded, now flattened with paper added to the margins all around to facilitate framing. Some of the neatlines have been drawn in facsimile. There are two fold intersection reinforced on verso.

Estimate: $200 - $275

Sold for: $230

Closed on 12/2/2009

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