Auction 162, Lot 540

"Saltzburg Archiepiscopatus cum Ducatu Carinthiae", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Western Austria

Period: 1619 (published)

Publication: Gerardi Mercatoris - Atlas sive Cosmographicae…

Color: Hand Color

18.8 x 13.5 inches
47.8 x 34.3 cm

Handsome map of Salzburg and Carinthia illustrating the mountainous topography, forests, cities and villages. Decorated with a strapwork title cartouche. French text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. I) #2720:1A.1.

Condition: B

Full original color with light toning, color offsetting, and two short centerfold separations that have been closed on verso with archival tape. There is some staining in the blank margins.

Estimate: $120 - $150


Closed on 4/26/2017