Auction 162, Lot 528

"Argow", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Northern Switzerland

Period: 1651 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.6 x 5.7 inches
19.3 x 14.5 cm

Nice small map of Canton Aargau and parts of the Cantons Schwyz, Zurich and Glarus including the cities of Bern and Lucern. Fully engraved to show the mountainous terrain and ornamented with a large title cartouche. German text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #4930:352.1.

Condition: A

Minor toning with scattered foxing confined to the blank margins.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $80

Closed on 4/26/2017

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