Auction 139, Lot 458

"Burgundiae Duca", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Burgundy, France

Period: 1607 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.5 x 5.3 inches
19.1 x 13.5 cm

Handsome small map covering the heart of the French wine region with the cities of Dijon and Autun. Adorned with a strapwork title cartouche incorporating the scale of miles. This is from the first edition, with Latin text on verso.


Condition: A

Marginal soiling. Manuscript page number and cardinal directions in blank margins.

Estimate: $95 - $120


Closed on 2/15/2012