Catalog Archive
Auction 167, Lot 331

"Dominio Fiorentino", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Northern Italy

Period: 1651 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

8.1 x 6.2 inches
20.6 x 15.7 cm
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The detailed small map of Tuscany is centered on Florence, and extends northeast to the Gulf of Venice. The map is filled with cities, including Livorno, Siena, and Forli. Adorned with two strapwork cartouches. German text on verso. This map is rare as it only appeared in two editions of the Atlas Minor.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #7200:325B.1.

Condition: A

A sharp impression on a clean, bright sheet.

Estimate: $160 - $190


Closed on 3/28/2018