Auction 162, Lot 485

"Sabaudia Ducatus", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Eastern France

Period: 1651 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

8.1 x 6 inches
20.6 x 15.2 cm

Lovely map of the mountainous region of Savoy extending from Grenoble in the southwest, to Geneva in the north. The mountainous topography is graphically depicted. Ornamented with two strapwork cartouches. German text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #4770:352.1.

Condition: A

A nice impression with minor toning and scattered foxing confined to the blank margins.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $60

Closed on 4/26/2017