Catalog Archive
Auction 174, Lot 603

"Marcha Anconitana cum Spoletano Ducatu", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Eastern Italy

Period: 1610 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.2 x 5.6 inches
18.3 x 14.2 cm
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A handsomely engraved small map of Ancona and Spoleto on the eastern coast of Italy from Ravenna to Pescara, displaying mountains, towns and forests. The map is decorated with charming strapwork title and scale of miles cartouches. Latin text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #7350:351.

Condition: A

A dark impression on watermarked paper with minor toning.

Estimate: $140 - $170


Closed on 9/11/2019