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Auction 176, Lot 448

"Burgos", Merian, Matthaus

Subject: Northern Spain

Period: 1645 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

12.1 x 7.3 inches
30.7 x 18.5 cm
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An attractive view of the city of Burgos in the Castile region of northern Spain. The cathedral of Saint Mary is the focal point at center, while the Castle of Burgos is depicted in the background on San Miguel Hill.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) G.MERI-23a #67.

Condition: B+

On a bright, watermarked sheet with a long edge tear adjacent to the centerfold that has been professionally repaired on verso.

Estimate: $160 - $190

Sold for: $60

Closed on 2/12/2020