Lot 533 of 576:
Ortelius map of Westphalia  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Westphaliae Totius, Finitimarumque Regionum Accurata Descriptio

Author:
Ortelius, Abraham

Place:
Antwerp

Publisher:

Date:
1579

Description:

Copper-engraved map, hand-colored. 35x50 cm. (14x19½").

Region of northwestern Germany with a bit of the Netherlands, east is at the top of the map. Latin text on verso. Crossed arrows watermark. Karrow 70/7.2.


Lot Amendments
Date is 1579, not 1479

Condition:
Short split in lower margin at centerfold; very good or better, coloring bright.


 
Item number:
271925
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