Dec 06, 2012 - Sale 2297

Sale 2297 - Lot 95

Price Realized: $ 4,800
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
ORTELIUS, ABRAHAM. Maris Pacifici. Double-page engraved map, 345x495 mm, wide margins, Latin text on verso; repairs and minor staining in upper margin; matted. Amsterdam, 1590s

Additional Details

First State. Apparently a state of the map unknown to Burden. This copy with a crude but apparently printed signature "6" on verso, with the final line of text beginning "habitantes". Burden 74; Van den Broecke 12; Cortazzi, pl. 21; Walter 11G.