Auction 132, Lot 438

"Episcopatus Bergensis", Jansson/Pitt

Subject: Norway

Period: 1680 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
20.6 x 17.2 inches
52.3 x 43.7 cm

This superb map covers the area around Bergen with graphic topographical detail. It extends to include the mountain plateau that is now the Hardangervidda National Park. It is richly embellished with title and distance scale cartouches surrounded by putti, and sailing ships in the sea.

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Condition: A

Sharp impression.

Estimate: $550 - $650

Sold for: $400

Closed on 6/2/2010

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