Auction 145, Lot 477

"Regni Daniae Accuratiffima Delineatio", Cluver, Philipp

Subject: Denmark

Period: 1697 (published)

Publication: Introductio in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

9.9 x 8.3 inches
25.1 x 21.1 cm

This charming small map shows the historical regions in Denmark and the tip of Sweden. The map is fully engraved with rivers, forests and ancient cities and is embellished with a compass rose and a decorative title cartouche featuring Mercury and several bulls in a pasture.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.CLUV-8a [14].

Condition: B+

Attractive color with a slightly uneven impression at far right and a hint of toning along centerfold.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $70

Closed on 6/12/2013