Jasper52 map auction June 12 affords views of major cities

A 16th-century bird’s-eye view of Venice is one of many fascinating offerings in an online auction of Antiquarian Pictorial Maps & City Views to be held by Jasper52 on Tuesday, June 12. The more than 250 maps in the auction range from the 1500s into the 20th century.

Bird’s-eye view of Venice by Braun and Hogenberg, 1574, Cologne, 13¼ x 18¾ in. Estimate: $3,500-$5,000. Jasper52 image

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