Jun 07, 2017 - Sale 2450

Sale 2450 - Lot 239

Price Realized: $ 5,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
(ITALY.) Blaeu, Willem; and Blaeu Johannes. Toonneel des Aerdrycx ost Nieuwe Atlas. Derde Deel. Volume 3 only. Blank engraved architectural title-page, 63 (of 66) primarily double-page engraved maps colored in a contemporary hand, (lacking 56, 63, and 64), Dutch text. Folio, 21x13 1/2 inches, contemporary diced morocco over beveled wooden boards, centrally stamped blind arabesque, rubbed and scuffed, spine foot chipped, lacking metal clasps; waterstaining in upper margins throughout, minor worm tracking affecting approximately 15 maps, several marginal tears or splits along center folds, register leaf with tears. Koeman Bl 38 A/B. Amsterdam, 1642