Catalog Archive
Auction 165, Lot 526

"Nova Helvetia Tabula", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Switzerland

Period: 1651 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.7 x 5.6 inches
19.6 x 14.2 cm
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Appealing small map of the mountainous region decorated with a strapwork title cartouche. German text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #4900:352.1.

Condition: B+

A crisp impression on watermarked paper with light toning, some show-through of text on verso, and scattered foxing primarily confined to the blank margins.

Estimate: $140 - $170


Closed on 11/15/2017