Auction 142, Lot 565

"Romandiola cum D. Parmensi", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Central Italy

Period: 1607 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.1 x 5.5 inches
18 x 14 cm

This charming small map of the Emilia-Romagna region exhibits fine topographical detail and scores of place names. The map is adorned with strapwork title and scale cartouches. This is from the first edition, with Latin text on verso.

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Condition: B+

Light overall toning. Cardinal directions and page number written in manuscript ink in blank margins.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 11/28/2012

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