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Auction 189, Lot 508

"Taurica Chersonesus, Hodie Przecopsca, et Gazara Dicitur", Jansson, Jan

Subject: Ukraine

Period: 1646 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Novus

Color: Black & White

19.6 x 14.9 inches
49.8 x 37.8 cm
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This fine map of the region north of the Black Sea is based on Mercator's cartography. The interior is filled with large forests and mountains. It is embellished with two cartouches surrounded by figures. Latin text on verso, published between 1646-57.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. I) #1890:1B.1.

Condition: A

A dark impression on a bright sheet with light printer's ink residue.

Estimate: $240 - $300

Sold for: $180

Closed on 9/14/2022