Auction 93, Lot 282

"Territorio Perugino", Blaeu, (Family)

Subject: Italy

Period: 1660 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.6 x 15 inches
49.8 x 38.1 cm

Beautiful map of the area between Tuscany and Umbria, with the city of Perugia in the center and the Perugia Lake to the left of the city. Great detail with many cities named. Provincial borders are outlined in color and mountains cover the area. Decorative title cartouche at the lower left and a distance scale in a cartouche at the top. Exquisite original color with gold highlights.

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Condition: A+

Exquisite original color with gold highlights. Tiny tear in very wide margins, repaired with archival tape, overall fine condition.

Estimate: $450 - $500

Sold for: $325

Closed on 12/6/2000

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