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Auction 180, Lot 545

"Moscovia", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Western Russia

Period: 1630 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.9 x 5.6 inches
20.1 x 14.2 cm
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Handsome map of western Russia with Moscow depicted at lower right and the Gulf of Finland at top left. Fully engraved to show forests, rivers, lakes and cities and adorned with decorative title and scale cartouches. French text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #1810:352.1.

Condition: A

A nice impression on a bright sheet with a small chip at bottom right.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $100

Closed on 11/18/2020