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Auction 174, Lot 47

"Primi Elementi, o Introdutione al Corso Geografico...", Coronelli, Vincenzo Maria

Subject: Cartographic Miscellany

Period: 1693 (circa)

Publication: Epitome Cosmografica…

Color: Hand Color

23.7 x 17.9 inches
60.2 x 45.5 cm
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Very unusual chart illustrating the basic principles of geography. The main map is a double hemisphere without landmasses, showing lines of latitude and longitude, climate zones, etc. The spheres are surrounded by several smaller diagrams and tables, making for a very handsome presentation.


Condition: A

On watermarked paper with faint toning along the centerfold.

Estimate: $475 - $600


Closed on 9/11/2019