Catalog Archive
Auction 171, Lot 582

"Marcha Anconitana cum Spoletano Ducatu", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Eastern Italy

Period: 1651 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.2 x 5.7 inches
18.3 x 14.5 cm
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A handsomely engraved small map of Ancona and Spoleto on the eastern coast of Italy from Ravenna to Pescara displays mountains, towns and forests. The map is decorated with charming strapwork title and scale of miles cartouches. German text on the verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #7350:352.1.

Condition: A

A nice impression with light show-through of text on verso and foxing that is confined to the blank margins.

Estimate: $120 - $150


Closed on 2/6/2019