Auction 148, Lot 567

"Achaia quae et Hellas Hodie Livadia", Cluver, Philipp

Subject: Central Greece

Period: 1697 (published)

Publication: Introductio in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

10.1 x 7.9 inches
25.7 x 20.1 cm

Crisply engraved map showing part of ancient Greece with two nice insets of Athens and ancient Thebes. The large title cartouche portrays a dramatic scene of Greek heroes conquering foes in battle.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.CLUV-8a [26].

Condition: A

Attractive color with a visible tiny crack in plate at top.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $90

Closed on 2/19/2014