Lot 1018: Framed Map Isle of Mad Speed & Durham
November 6, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
Description: Framed map The Isle of Man, described by Tho Durham, Ano. 1595, performed by John Speed 1610, hand colored, map based on actual survey by Thomas Durham. The dispute over possession of the Island is illustrated by (4) mythological beasts with riders representing different countries, site = 15 1/2" x 19 1/2", framed 24" x 28". CONDITION: Center fold line, edges have some wear frame conceals side borders.