Jun 06, 2019 - Sale 2512

Sale 2512 - Lot 213

Price Realized: $ 7,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000
VERBIEST, PIETER. Italiae Sardiniae, Corsicae, & Confinium Regiorum Nova Tabula, Effigies Praecipurarum Urbium et Habituum Inibi Simul Complectens. Engraved decorative map of Italy. 16 3/4x22 inches sheet size, lower margin wide, others shaved to platemark; original hand-color in full; lower margin and border attached as issued, backed to a sheet of laid paper at an early time, original folds, small closed tear at lower center, light browning along left fold. Antwerp, 1634

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Rare separately published carte-a-figures map of Italy engraved by Isaak Verbiest after Pieter van den Keere. Schilder VI 93.2a, second state variant without lower border of city views (two copies located, Vilnius University Library, private English collection).