Auction 169, Lot 474

"Fionia", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Fyn, Denmark

Period: 1610 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.3 x 5.4 inches
18.5 x 13.7 cm

Charming map of Fyn filled with place names and a large forest. The map is adorned with strapwork title and scale of miles cartouches and a moiré-patterned sea. Latin text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #1530:351.

Condition: A

The impression is a bit weak at left, with light toning along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $120 - $150


Closed on 9/12/2018