Auction 93, Lot 505

"Clavdii Ptolemaei - Cosmographia Tabulae", Ptolemy

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1990 (published)

Publication: Magna Books


10.7 x 15 inches
27.2 x 38.1 cm

A facsimile of the 27 maps (in color) of a 15th century manuscript volume of Ptolemy's Cosmographia. The manuscript, titled Codex Lat. V F. 32, is housed in the National Library in Naples. Introduction by Lelio Pagani.


Condition: A+

Folio in pictorial boards, as new condition. Beautifully reproduced plates.

Estimate: $25 - $35

Sold for: $65

Closed on 12/6/2000