Auction 90, Lot 3

"Atlas Minor Gerardi Mercatoris",

Subject: Title Page

Period: 1650 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8 x 5.7 inches
20.3 x 14.5 cm

A great decorative sheet filled with allegorical figures of the continents, geographers, astronomers and Atlas holding a globe aloft. Old repair in bottom right corner. Attractive later color.

References:

Condition: A

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 3/15/2000

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