Dec 08, 2016 - Sale 2434

Sale 2434 - Lot 54

Price Realized: $ 1,125
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,200 - $ 1,800
FRIES, LAURENT. Tabula nova Utriusque Indiae. Double-page woodblock map of India. 15x20 3/4 inches sheet size, wide margins; small wormhole left corner, tiniest of losses at upper centerfold. Vienne: Servetus, 1541

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A reduced version of Martin Waldseemuller's first modern (non-Ptolemaic) map of the region printed in 1513. The map extends from Saudi Arabia, across the Indian subcontinent and the Malay Peninsula up to southern China.