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Auction 90, Lot 251

"Austriae Ducatus Chorographia, Wolf Gango Lazio Auctore",

Subject: Austria

Period: 1570-74 (published)

Publication: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum

Color: Hand Color

18.2 x 13.2 inches
46.2 x 33.5 cm

Handsome map of Austria shows numerous spurious lakes and the course of the rivers Drau, Mur, Gurk and Lavant badly misdrawn. The rivers in the north are much more accurately represented. Oval title cartouche and scale of miles with calipers. Surrounded in a strong border and lovely original color. Ref: van den Broecke #105.


Condition: A

Estimate: $475 - $550


Closed on 3/15/2000