Auction 169, Lot 513

"Castilia Vetus et Nova", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Eastern Spain

Period: 1610 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.3 x 5.4 inches
18.5 x 13.7 cm

A desirable small map of eastern Spain, with Murcia, Valladolid and numerous other towns highlighted with tiny cathedral symbols. Strapwork title and distance scale cartouches adorn the map. Latin text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #6055:351.

Condition: A

The impression is a bit weak in the borders. Light toning along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $100

Closed on 9/12/2018