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Auction 185, Lot 465

"Udrone", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Eastern Ireland

Period: 1621 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

6.9 x 5.4 inches
17.5 x 13.7 cm
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Laghlyn is near the center of this small map. It is an excellent early portrayal of the Carlow region in Leinster province, showing cities, towns, rivers and mountains. The title and distance scales are included in the strapwork cartouche. Latin text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #5915:351.

Condition: B+

A dark impression with light toning and a few spots of foxing.

Estimate: $95 - $120

Sold for: $70

Closed on 11/17/2021