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Auction 181, Lot 434

"Irlandia", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Ireland

Period: 1621 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.4 x 5.4 inches
18.8 x 13.7 cm

Charming small map of Ireland boldly engraved to show lakes, rivers, hills, forests, and cities. The map is oriented with west at top and adorned with two cartouches and calligraphy. Latin text on verso.

References: Law, p. 28; Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #5900:351.

Condition: B+

A nice impression on a lightly toned sheet.

Estimate: $180 - $210

Sold for: $130

Closed on 2/10/2021