Jun 07, 2018 - Sale 2481

Sale 2481 - Lot 7

Price Realized: $ 7,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000
ARIAS, MONTANUS BENEDICTUS. Sacrae Geographiae Tabulam ex Antiquissimorum Cultor. Double-page engraved double-hemispheric world map with lettering in Hebrew and Latin. 15 1/2x21 1/2 inches sheet size, upper and lower margins wide, left and right narrow, blank verso; minor repairs along centerfold. Antwerp, 1571 [1572]

Additional Details

A wonderfully attractive world map filled with an abundance of engraver's license. 2nd state with the word "gentes" added below "Iektan" in the lower left corner panel. Shirley 125.