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Auction 185, Lot 588

"Tuscia", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Western Italy

Period: 1621 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

6.9 x 5.6 inches
17.5 x 14.2 cm
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Lovely, small map of Tuscany with the cities of Florence, Sienna and Rome named, among others. It is crisply engraved and shows forests, mountains and bridges. Latin text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #7200:351.

Condition: B

A nice impression with some toning, a few paper flaws in the image, and marginal foxing.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $65

Closed on 11/17/2021