Auction 165, Lot 580

"Territorio di Trento", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Northern Italy

Period: 1651 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

8 x 5.9 inches
20.3 x 15 cm

This map is centered approximately on the city of Trento, with Lake Garda to the south. The map is filled with tiny towns, rivers, and graphic depictions of mountains. German text on verso. This map appeared in only two editions of the Atlas Minor and is therefore quite scarce.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #2790:352.1.

Condition: A

A crisp impression with light, scattered foxing confined to the blank margins.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $100

Closed on 11/15/2017