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Auction 182, Lot 579

"Morea", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Southern Greece

Period: 1613 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

6.9 x 5.3 inches
17.5 x 13.5 cm
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This handsome small map of the southern part of Greece is engraved to illustrate rivers, mountains, forests, cities and villages. It is decorated with a strapwork title cartouche incorporating the distance scale. French text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #7820:351; Zacharakis #1461.

Condition: A

A nice impression with minor toning along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $70

Closed on 4/28/2021