Auction 162, Lot 493

"Gallicia, Legio, et Asturias de Oviedo", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Northwestern Spain

Period: 1651 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.6 x 5.5 inches
19.3 x 14 cm

This handsome small map covers the northwest coast of Spain. The map extends inland to include Valladolid. It is decorated with fine title and scale cartouches. German text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #6010:352.1.

Condition: B+

A dark impression on watermarked paper with light scattered foxing and some show-through of text on verso.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $60

Closed on 4/26/2017