11-13-2011 11-13-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2571B Boston
November 13, 2011 10:00 AMCalender
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(Map and Charts, Polar Regions), Ortelius, Abraham (1527-1598)

$1,185$1,000
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2571B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 13, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

(Map and Charts, Polar Regions), Ortelius, Abraham (1527-1598), Septentrionalium descrip., [Antwerp, c. 1590 or later], depicting northern Europe, the north Atlantic Ocean, Northern Canada, Iceland and Greenland, double page folio with later hand coloring throughout, sight 15 by 20 in. (not examined out of frame, very clean, no apparent defects).
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Antwerp, Greenland, Iceland, Atlantic Ocean, north Atlantic