Catalog Archive
Auction 197, Lot 687

"Tanger, een Oude Stadt in het Koningryk van Fez... / Tingin, Mauritaniae Tingitanae Quondam Metropolis...", Schenk, Pieter

Subject: Tangier, Morocco

Period: 1702 (circa)

Publication: Hecatompolis, sive Totius Orbis Terrarum…

Color: Black & White

10.1 x 8.4 inches
25.7 x 21.3 cm
Download High Resolution Image
(or just click on image to launch the Zoom viewer)

This lovely view presents the port city of Tangier with its fortifications. Several galleons sail in the waters where the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean meet.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.SCHE-1a #88.

Condition: A

A dark impression on a sturdy sheet with a few minor spots and small remnants of hinge tape on verso.

Estimate: $80 - $95

Sold for: $70

Closed on 4/24/2024