Auction 132, Lot 534

"Veteris et Nova Pannoniae et Illyrici Descriptio", Cluver, Philipp

Subject: Balkans

Period: 1694 (published)

Publication: Introductionis in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

Size:
9.5 x 8 inches
24.1 x 20.3 cm

Attractive historical map of the Dalmatian coast from Italy to Greece. The map is based on Ortelius' map of the same title, which was based on Gastaldi's map of South East Europe (1560) and other information from ancient sources. Engraved by Herman Mosting and adorned with a classical title cartouche topped with colorful fruit.

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Condition: B+

The binding trim at lower right has been replaced to accommodate framing.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 6/2/2010

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