Auction 174, Lot 23

"Der Ganize Welt Krets in Seinen Zwey Grossen Begriffen als 1 dem Neueren und 2 dem Alteren...", Bodenehr, Gabriel

Subject: World

Period: 1704 (published)

Publication: Atlas Curieux

Color: Hand Color

5.1 x 5.8 inches
13 x 14.7 cm

This charming miniature map shows the world in two hemispheres and includes north and south polar projections. California is shown as an island and Australia is only partially delineated.


Condition: A

A nice impression on a clean, bright sheet with a tiny worm track along the neatline at left that has been professionally infilled. The left margin has been extended to accommodate framing.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $120

Closed on 9/11/2019