Auction 165, Lot 524

"Moravia", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Czech Republic

Period: 1651 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.4 x 5.7 inches
18.8 x 14.5 cm

Small map of the historic Moravia region of the Czech Republic. Includes the cities of Olomouc (Olmutz) and Brno (Brinn). It is finely engraved with mountains, forests and even the smallest villages and decorated with strapwork title and scale cartouches in opposite corners of the map. German text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #2870:352.1.

Condition: B+

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

Estimate: $110 - $140


Closed on 11/15/2017