May 26, 2016 - Sale 2417

Sale 2417 - Lot 124

Price Realized: $ 3,380
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000
ORTELIUS, ABRAHAM. Americae sive novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio. Double-page engraved map of the Western Hemisphere. 350x480 mm plate size, ample margins; old hand-color in full; two hard vertical creases through image (in addition to the centerfold) with related old reinforcements on verso, chip to upper right corner. "America" in ink manuscript on verso. Van den Broecke 11.1. [Antwerp, circa 1580s]