Auction 148, Lot 652

"Scythia et Tartaria Asiatica", Cluver, Philipp

Subject: Northern Asia

Period: 1697 (published)

Publication: Introductio in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

10.1 x 8.3 inches
25.7 x 21.1 cm

This attractive map of northern and central Asia shows ancient divisions and place names. The northeastern coastline is severely truncated. Adorned with a decorative title cartouche featuring a lion.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.CLUV-8a [33].

Condition: A

A dark impression with a hint of toning along centerfold.

Estimate: $160 - $190

Sold for: $120

Closed on 2/19/2014