Auction 136, Lot 594

"Illyricum", Langenes, Barent

Subject: Balkans

Period: 1598 (published)

Publication: Caert-Thresoor

Color: Hand Color

5 x 4 inches
12.7 x 10.2 cm

Miniature map of northeastern section of the Balkans - present day Slovenia and Croatia. It 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: A

There faint discoloration in the upper right corner, still overall very good.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $80

Closed on 6/1/2011