Auction 134, Lot 545

"Morea", Langenes, Barent

Subject: Greece

Period: 1598 (published)

Publication: Caert-thresoor

Color: Hand Color

4.8 x 3.4 inches
12.2 x 8.6 cm

This is a charming little map of the Peloponnesian peninsula . It was engraved by Petrus Kaerius for the Map-treasury, which was published by Cornelius Claesz and printed by Langenes. Dutch text on verso.

References: King (2nd ed.) p. 80-82.

Condition: B+

Dark impression with soiled margins and a trimmed bottom right corner, well away from the map.

Estimate: $110 - $160

Sold for: $80

Closed on 12/1/2010