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Auction 152, Lot 414

"Baronia Udrone in Comitatu Catherloughae", Blaeu, Johannes

Subject: Ireland

Period: 1654 (circa)

Publication: Toonneel des Aerdrycks oft Nieuwe Atlas…

Color: Hand Color

9.9 x 15 inches
25.1 x 38.1 cm
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This handsome map depicts the Carlow region in southeastern Ireland. The city of Carlow (Catherlagh) shown along the Barrow River just below the title cartouche, with Leighlinbridge (Laghlyn) depicted further downstream. Embellished with a decorative title cartouche flanked by the Royal coat of arms and the arms of Ireland. Dutch text on verso, published between 1654-62.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. I) #5915:2.

Condition: B+

A strong impression with light toning and soiling.

Estimate: $240 - $300

Sold for: $180

Closed on 2/18/2015