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Auction 174, Lot 476

"Navarra", Hondius/Jansson

Subject: Northern Spain

Period: 1638 (circa)

Publication: Newer Atlas

Color: Hand Color

19.3 x 15 inches
49 x 38.1 cm
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This map depicts central northern Spain, extending from Logrono in the west, to just shy of Zaragoza in the east, and to Bayonne, France, in the north. There is fine topographical detail. The map is oriented with north to the right. The top left corner is adorned with a strapwork title cartouche with the coat of arms of Navarre beneath it. German text on verso, published 1638-42.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. I) #6015:1A.1.

Condition: B

A crisp impression with full contemporary color on a toned sheet with moderate offsetting and a centerfold separation in the bottom blank margin.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $75

Closed on 9/11/2019