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Auction 184, Lot 521

"Silesia", Hondius/Bertius

Subject: Southwestern Poland

Period: 1618 (published)

Publication: La Geographie Racourcie de Pierre Bertius

Color: Hand Color

5.2 x 3.7 inches
13.2 x 9.4 cm
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This map is centered approximately on Breslaw (Wroclaw) with the Oder River running diagonally across the map, extending from Frankfurt in the northwest to Krakow in the southeast. French text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #2900:342.

Condition: A

A nice impression with an interesting misprint in the bottom left corner and a few faint dampstains along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $80 - $95

Sold for: $60

Closed on 9/15/2021