Auction 145, Lot 572

"Sarmatia et Scythia, Russia et Tartaria Europaea", Cluver, Philipp

Subject: Eastern Europe

Period: 1697 (circa)

Publication: Introductio in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

10 x 9.3 inches
25.4 x 23.6 cm

Handsome copper engraved map of the region from Poland to the Ural Mountains and from Scandinavia to the Black and Caspian Seas. Fully engraved, it depicts mountains, forests, and towns, with many ancient place names. Decorative title cartouche at lower right.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.CLUV-8a [29].

Condition: A

Issued folding with attractive color.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $100

Closed on 6/12/2013