Lot 21 of 196:
Fragment of the Breydenbach map of Palestine  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$240
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Fragment of the Breydenbach map of Palestine

Author:
Breydenbach, Bernhard von

Place:
Mainz

Publisher:

Date:
1486

Description:

26.5x43 cm (10½x17") being the right third of the full map, top margin trimmed just inside the neat line, bottom margin trimmed at or just within the neat line, small margin remaining on the right edge. Housed between two sheets of clear Plexiglas. 

From the first Latin edition of Breydenbach's Peregrinationes in Terram Sanctam (1486). Rare.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
A bit tattered along the vertical crease, some edge chipping, repairs on reverse. Offered with all faults.


 
Item number:
259761
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