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Auction 176, Lot 535

"Veronae Vicentiae et Patavii Ditiones", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Northeastern Italy

Period: 1619 (published)

Publication: Gerardi Mercatoris - Atlas sive Cosmographicae…

Color: Hand Color

19.5 x 14.5 inches
49.5 x 36.8 cm
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This map of northeastern Italy depicts the towns, rivers and mountainous topography of the region. The map extends from Lake Garda in the west to the Adriatic Sea in the east and includes the cities of Venice, Verona, Montova, and Padua. Adorned with a strapwork title cartouche. French text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. I) #7110:1.

Condition: B

Light toning and foxing with an extraneous crease that runs vertically to the left of the title cartouche.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $90

Closed on 2/12/2020