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Auction 179, Lot 575

"Argow", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Northern Switzerland

Period: 1630 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.5 x 5.6 inches
19.1 x 14.2 cm
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Nice small map of Canton Aargau and parts of the Cantons Schwyz, Zurich and Glarus including the cities of Bern and Lucern. Fully engraved to show the mountainous terrain and ornamented with a large title cartouche. French text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #4930:352.1.

Condition: A

A nice impression with minor toning and a damp stain along the top edge of the sheet.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $80

Closed on 9/16/2020