Auction 140, Lot 549

"Berry", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Central France

Period: 1607 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.3 x 5.5 inches
18.5 x 14 cm

This charming small map of the Berry province in France is filled with towns, rivers, and pictorial representations of forests. This is from the first edition, with Latin text on verso.


Condition: A

Watermarked paper with marginal soiling and manuscript page number and cardinal directions in blank margins.

Estimate: $80 - $100


Closed on 5/23/2012