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Auction 89, Lot 13

"Typus Totius Orbis Terraquei Geographice Delineatus, et ad usum Globo Materiali Superinducendus",

Subject: World

Period: 1700 (dated)

Publication: Novus Atlas…Part V…Geographica Artificialis

Color: Black & White

13.5 x 8.5 inches
34.3 x 21.6 cm
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Finely engraved set of globe gores. This is one of eleven world maps, which appeared in the Novus Atlas that was first published between 1702 and 1710. CALIFORNIA IS AN ISLAND, Iedso is a part of Japan, and Australia is not yet fully formed. Strapwork title cartouche. Ref: Shirely 633. Very fine, sharp impression. $1100 RESERVE


Condition: A+

Estimate: $1,300 - $1,400


Closed on 12/8/1999