Auction 173, Lot 298

"Polonia et Silesia", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Poland

Period: 1613 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.1 x 5.6 inches
18 x 14.2 cm

This charming map depicts most of present-day Poland. The map is fully engraved to show cities, towns, villages, rivers, and mountains. The strapwork title cartouche incorporates a distance scale. French text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #1900:351.

Condition: A

A nice impression with minor toning.

Estimate: $160 - $190


Closed on 6/5/2019