Catalog Archive
Auction 185, Lot 548

"Saltzburg Carinthia", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Western Austria

Period: 1621 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.1 x 5.6 inches
18 x 14.2 cm
Download High Resolution Image
(or just click on image to launch the Zoom viewer)

Attractive small map of the historic Salzburg and Corinthian regions. Fully engraved to illustrate the mountainous terrain filled with rivers, lakes, forests and villages. Decorated with a strapwork title cartouche incorporating a distance scale. Latin text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #2720:351.

Condition: B+

A dark impression with some toning.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $80

Closed on 11/17/2021