Auction 157, Lot 583

"Patavinum. Ter.", Hondius/Bertius

Subject: Northeastern Italy

Period: 1616 (circa)

Publication: Tabularum Geographicarum Contractarum…

Color: Hand Color

5.3 x 3.8 inches
13.5 x 9.7 cm

This miniature map covers the region surrounding Padua and is embellished with a strapwork title cartouche. Venice is shown at right. French text on verso.

References: King (2nd ed.) pp. 96-99; Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #7120:342.

Condition: B+

A crisp impression with attractive color on watermarked paper. There are professional repairs to a chip in left blank margin and an adjacent tear that enters 1" into map.

Estimate: $80 - $95


Closed on 5/4/2016