Catalog Archive
Auction 89, Lot 190

"Valesiae Charta Prior et Vi Nova Tabula",

Subject: Switzerland

Period: 1545 (circa)

Publication: Geographia

Color: Black & White

13.5 x 10 inches
34.3 x 25.4 cm

Woodblock map filled with mountains, castles and forests. It is decorated with numerous coats of arms and even a mountain goat. Verso includes Latin text surrounded in a woodblock illustration with numerous portraits.


Condition: A

Estimate: $150 - $180

Sold for: $210

Closed on 12/8/1999