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Auction 151, Lot 536

"Saltzburg Archiepiscopatus cum Ducatu Carinthiae", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Western Austria

Period: 1623 (published)

Publication: Gerardi Mercatoris Atlas sive Cosmographicae…

Color: Hand Color

18.9 x 13.6 inches
48 x 34.5 cm

Handsome map of Salzburg and Carinthia illustrating the mountainous topography, forests, cities and villages. Decorated with a strapwork title cartouche. Latin text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. I) #2720:1A.1.

Condition: A

A nice impression with attractive color, marginal soiling, and a professionally repaired tear that enters less than 1" into map at bottom adjacent to centerfold.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $100

Closed on 11/19/2014