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Auction 176, Lot 399

"Udrone", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Eastern Ireland

Period: 1613 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

6.9 x 5.3 inches
17.5 x 13.5 cm
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Laghlyn is near the center of this small map. It is an excellent early portrayal of the Carlow region in Leinster province, showing cities, towns, rivers and mountains. The title and distance scales are included in the strapwork cartouche. French text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #5915:351.

Condition: A

Watermarked sheet with light toning along the edges.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $75

Closed on 2/12/2020