Auction 97, Lot 330

"Burgundiae Ducatus", Ortelius/Galle

Subject: France

Period: 1590 (circa)

Publication: Epitome du Theatre du Monde

Color: Hand Color

Size:
4.8 x 3.3 inches
12.2 x 8.4 cm

Charming map from the Ortelius miniature atlas engraved by Philip Galle and printed by Plantin. It covers the heart of the French wine region, Cote-d'Or, with Dijon, Chalon-sur-Saone, and Autun. Strapwork title cartouche and original color. Latin text on verso.

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Condition: A

Lovely old color, minor stains in margins.

Estimate: $100 - $120

Sold for: $100

Closed on 12/5/2001

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