Auction 169, Lot 569

"Forum Iulium, Karstia. Carniola, Histria Etc.", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Northwestern Balkans & Northeastern Italy

Period: 1610 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.2 x 5.7 inches
18.3 x 14.5 cm

Charming small map of the northern tip of the Adriatic Sea and the Gulf of Venice, present-day northeastern Italy, Slovenia and Croatia. Two strapwork cartouches fill the Gulf of Venice. Latin text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #7170:351.

Condition: A

Light toning along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $160 - $190


Closed on 9/12/2018