Auction 103, Lot 277

"Patriarchatus Romani Premitivae Ecclesiae Christinae Iurisdictio, et Archiepiscopatus per totam Europam & magnam Africae partem dispersi, in Europa obtinebat Provincias VII", Scherer, Heinrich

Subject: Europe

Period: 1703 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Novus

Color: Hand Color

14 x 9 inches
35.6 x 22.9 cm

Attractive map depicting the extent of the Roman Empire in Europe and northern Africa. Heinrich Scherer, professor of mathematics at Munich was a devout Jesuit whose work emphasizes the Catholic hierarchy and the spread of Jesuit missions throughout the world. Large title cartouche incorporates a portrait of St. Peter.


Condition: A

Estimate: $500 - $550


Closed on 6/11/2003