Auction 169, Lot 512

"Andaluzia", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Southern Spain

Period: 1610 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.3 x 5.3 inches
18.5 x 13.5 cm

Handsome miniature map of the region surrounding Seville including Gibraltar and Spain's popular Costa del Sol. Covers the coastline from Almeria to Huelya. A decorative strapwork title cartouche also incorporates the distance scale. Latin text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #6110:351.

Condition: A

A dark impression with light toning along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $100

Closed on 9/12/2018