Auction 160, Lot 528

"Novissima et Accuratissima Regnorum Hispaniae et Portugalliae Mappa Geographica, Cura et Sumtibus", Seutter, Matthias

Subject: Spain & Portugal

Period: 1730 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.6 x 19.4 inches
57.4 x 49.3 cm

A large and decorative map of the Iberian peninsula covered with great detail, extending to Ibiza, Maiorca, and Minorca. The title cartouche is surrounded by a queen, putti, and the coats of arms for each of the regions in Spain. A legend at lower right identifies cities of various size, archbishoprics, abbeys, universities, and more.

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Condition: A

A dark impression with superb original color in the map and later color in the cartouche. There are a few minor creases at bottom right and a hint of toning along the centerfold.

Estimate: $350 - $425

Sold for: $300

Closed on 11/16/2016

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