Auction 103, Lot 387

"Francofurtum ad Moenum, Libera Imperii, ut et Electioni et Coronationi Caesarum Romanorum…", Seutter, Matthias

Subject: Germany

Period: 1740 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.5 x 19.2 inches
57.2 x 48.8 cm

Splendid bird's-eye plan of Frankfurt am Main beautifully illustrated to show the cathedral, churches and major buildings. Below the plan are three (uncolored) inserts; two are allegorical scenes and the central view is a panorama of the city.

References:

Condition: B

Fine impression and original color. Couple of repaired tears entering border, one with a tiny bit of replaced paper.

Estimate: $700 - $800

Sold for: $800

Closed on 6/11/2003

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