Catalog Archive
Auction 100, Lot 371

"A Plan of the City of Prague, with the French and Austrian Camps", Anon.

Subject: Czech Republic

Period: 1742 (published)

Publication: Gentleman's Magazine

Color: Black & White

10 x 6.3 inches
25.4 x 16 cm

Copper engraved plan detailing location of troops, and their movements, the walled city, Old City and Jews Town. The sheet also includes three other engravings: Maria Teresa Q. of Hungary Born May 13th. 1717 [and] City of Egra. Describ'd in Octr. Mag. P.530 [and] Southern View of Prague, the later two being detailed and well rendered birds-eye views of these walled cities along the river. Still bound in its original August 1742 issue.

References: Jolly GENT-18.

Condition: C

Good impression on thick paper. Old paper repair of image loss that is about 1/4" wide affecting the Prague plan and view, else very good..

Estimate: $40 - $60

Sold for: $25

Closed on 9/12/2002