Auction 99, Lot 325

"Anglia", Ortelius/Galle

Subject: England

Period: 1595 (circa)

Publication: Epitome du Theatre du Monde

Color: Black & White

Size:
4.1 x 3 inches
10.4 x 7.6 cm

Fine miniature map of England with major cities named. North is oriented to the right of the map. Sea is stipple engraved. Block style title cartouche with scale of mile at lower right. French text on verso.

References: King, p.141.

Condition: A

Margins strengthen on verso with Japanese tissue.

Estimate: $130 - $160

Sold for: $140

Closed on 6/12/2002

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