Auction 159, Lot 438

"Iutia Septentrionalis", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Northern Denmark

Period: 1619 (published)

Publication: Gerardi Mercatoris - Atlas sive Cosmographicae

Color: Hand Color

15.6 x 11.4 inches
39.6 x 29 cm

Handsome map covering the region surrounding Alborg and the Limforden. The map is adorned with a moiré-patterned sea and a strapwork title cartouche. French text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. I) #1551:1A.

Condition: B

A nice impression and original color on watermarked paper with wide margins and moderate toning.

Estimate: $100 - $130


Closed on 9/14/2016