Jun 06, 2019 - Sale 2512

Sale 2512 - Lot 168

Price Realized: $ 7,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 5,000 - $ 7,500
ORTELIUS, ABRAHAM. Islandia. Double-page engraved map of Iceland famously decorated with the Hekla volcano and an abundant array of sea creatures. 19 1/4x23 1/2 inches sheet size, very wide margins, French text on verso; original hand-color with possible additions; contemporary ruling in red ink, unobtrusive closed tears at upper margin, very minor worming at lower margin but overall an excellent example. Van den Broecke 161 1598F103. Antwerp, 1598