Auction 99, Lot 307

"Islandia", Ortelius/Galle

Subject: Iceland

Period: 1595 (circa)

Publication: Epitome du Theatre du Monde

Color: Black & White

Size:
4.1 x 3.9 inches
10.4 x 9.9 cm

Charming miniature map of Iceland with major cities named. The sea is stipple engraved. Strapwork title cartouche at lower right. French text on verso.

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Condition: B

Tiny abrasion to neatline at left.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $190

Closed on 6/12/2002

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