Auction 101, Lot 367

"Hungariae ampliori significatu et veteris vel Methodicae complexae Regna: Hungariae Propriae, Croatiae Dalmatiae Bosniae Serviae Bulgariae Cumaniae…Moldaviae", Haas/Homann Heirs

Subject: Balkans

Period: 1744 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23 x 18.5 inches
58.4 x 47 cm

Fine detailed map of the region of present-day Hungary, Romania and the Balkan republics. Johann Matthias Haas was a professor of mathematics at Wittenberg and provided several fine maps for Homann's various atlases. Large decorative title and distance scale cartouches at bottom corners.

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Condition: A

Fine impression and color with a little marginal soiling.

Estimate: $200 - $300

Sold for: $700

Closed on 12/4/2002

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