Auction 97, Lot 412

"Tartaria", Mercator/Cloppenburgh

Subject: Northern Asia

Period: 1673 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

10.1 x 7.4 inches
25.7 x 18.8 cm

Charming small map of the northern region of Asia with fully engraved with mountains, forests, and towns. Includes part of China and "Corea Ins". The "Anian Fretium" separates Asia from "Americae Pars".


Condition: B

Short tear in image at bottom, repaired with archival tape. Slight mat burn in margin.

Estimate: $190 - $230

Sold for: $140

Closed on 12/5/2001