Auction 133, Lot 486

"Bohemia", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Czech Republic

Period: 1628 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.5 x 5.6 inches
19.1 x 14.2 cm

An attractive small map of Bohemia with Prague near the center. It is boldly engraved in Mercator's style with mountains, forests and scores of tiny villages and is graced with a pair of strapwork cartouches. French text on verso.


Condition: A+

Overall fine, with a couple tiny edge tears, well away from the map.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $80

Closed on 9/1/2010