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Auction 179, Lot 630

Rare Map that Only Appeared in Two Editions of Atlas Minor

"Territorium Bononiense il Bolognese", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Northern Italy

Period: 1651 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.9 x 6.1 inches
20.1 x 15.5 cm
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Centered on Bologne, this map is oriented with north to the left, extending from Modena in the west to Faenza in the east, and as far north as Ferrara. German text on verso. This map is rare as it only appeared in two editions of the Atlas Minor.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #7380:352.1.

Condition: B+

A dark impression with light toning and scattered foxing that is mostly confined to the blank margins.

Estimate: $120 - $150


Closed on 9/16/2020