Auction 98, Lot 310

"Brandeburgens Marcha", Ortelius, Abraham

Subject: Germany

Period: 1598 (published)

Publication: Theatro del Mondo

Color: Hand Color

Size:
4 x 2.9 inches
10.2 x 7.4 cm

Miniature map of northeastern Germany with Berlin at center. The tiny map is filled with place names each symbolized by a tiny castle and colored in red. Includes a block style title cartouche and distance scale. On a full sheet with text below map and on verso.

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Condition: A

Hinge tape in top margin.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $140

Closed on 3/6/2002

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