Auction 89, Lot 7

"Somannischer Atlas von Sundert Landfarten",

Subject: Title Page

Period: 1747 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
12 x 21 inches
30.5 x 53.3 cm

Attractive sheet with extensive title, including several decorative capitals. Inset at bottom is a map (5.2 x 4") of a northern hemisphere. The map has a banner title and is surrounded by the sun, moon and stars. It depicts CALIFORNIA AS AN ISLAND. The engraved map is fine, clean and crisp with attractive coloring.

References:

Condition: A+

Estimate: $325 - $375

Sold for: $600

Closed on 12/8/1999

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