Auction 169, Lot 536

"Moravia", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Czech Republic

Period: 1610 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

6.9 x 5.3 inches
17.5 x 13.5 cm

Small map of the historic Moravia region of the Czech Republic. Includes the cities of Olomouc (Olmuntz) and Brno (Brin). It is finely engraved with mountains, forests and even the smallest villages and decorated with strapwork title and scale cartouches. Latin text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #2870:351.

Condition: A

A sharp impression with minor toning along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $120 - $150


Closed on 9/12/2018