Auction 136, Lot 505

"Livonia descrip", Langenes, Barent

Subject: Baltic

Period: 1598 (published)

Publication: Caert-Thresoor

Color: Hand Color

5 x 3.8 inches
12.7 x 9.7 cm

This delightful little map of Estonia and Latvia was published by Cornelius Claesz and printed by Langenes in the first edition of the popular Map-treasury. Dutch text on verso.

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

Condition: B+

Soil and minor paper restoration in the blank margins.

Estimate: $110 - $150

Sold for: $190

Closed on 6/1/2011