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Auction 191, Lot 547

"Holsatia Ducatus", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Northern Germany

Period: 1634 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.6 x 5.7 inches
19.3 x 14.5 cm
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Fine small map of Holsatia with the city of Hamburg (here Hamborch). Fully engraved with forests, rivers and lakes and hundreds of villages. Engraved by Petrus Kaerius and decorated with a strapwork title cartouche. Latin text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #1660:352.1.

Condition: A

A crisp impression on a bright, watermarked sheet with marginal soiling.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $50

Closed on 2/8/2023