Auction 173, Lot 261

"Hollandia Meridional", Hondius/Bertius

Subject: Southern Netherlands

Period: 1616 (published)

Publication: Tabularum Geographicarum Contractarum...

Color: Hand Color

5.3 x 3.7 inches
13.5 x 9.4 cm

Diminutive map of the southern part of The Netherlands with The Hague, Rotterdam and Utrecht. Finely engraved with a bold moiré pattern in the sea and a strapwork title cartouche. Latin text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #3401:342.

Condition: B+

A dark impression on a toned sheet with a small hole in the bottom blank margin and minor damp stains along the top edge of the sheet.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $60

Closed on 6/5/2019