Auction 140, Lot 612

"Argow cum Parte Merid. Zurichgow", Blaeu, (Family)

Subject: Switzerland

Period: 1650 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.6 x 15.1 inches
49.8 x 38.4 cm

Nice copper engraved map of Canton Aargau and parts of the Cantons Schwyz, Zurich and Glarus. Includes the cities of Bern and Lucern. Beautifully engraved to depict the numerous lakes and mountainous countryside and embellished with a small title cartouche. Latin text on verso.

References:

Condition: A

Old color and wide margins with a hint of toning.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $180

Closed on 5/23/2012

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