[ISHMap-List] Barcelona buys fragment of portolan chart
luis.a.robles.macias at gmail.com
Fri Sep 12 08:06:32 CEST 2014
Here you are a link to the news in Spanish:
Brief summary for non-Spanish speakers: The city of Barcelona has acquired
a fragment (31.2 x 20.0 cm) of a portolan chart attributed by Ramón Pujades
to Guillem Soler and tentatively dated ca. 1375. Seller: Daniel Crouch Rare
Books of London. Price: 60,000 € (initial ask was 120,000 €). The parchment
has been preserved thanks to being used to bind a book in the 16th century.
Luis A. Robles Macías
Profile in Academia.edu <http://independent.academia.edu/LuisRoblesMacías>
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