Auction 157, Lot 569

"Veronensis Ager", Hondius/Bertius

Subject: Northern Italy

Period: 1616 (circa)

Publication: Tabularum Geographicarum Contractarum…

Color: Hand Color

5.3 x 3.8 inches
13.5 x 9.7 cm

This handsome miniature map is centered on Verona, with north oriented to the left. The map extends west to Lake Garda and east to Vicenza, and depicts numerous small towns, rivers and mountains. French text on verso.

References: King (2nd ed.) pp. 96-99; Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #7111:342.

Condition: A

A crisp impression with attractive color and light show-through of text on verso.

Estimate: $80 - $95

Sold for: $40

Closed on 5/4/2016