Auction 104, Lot 371

"Borussia integra accuratiori stylo delineata", Weigel, Christopher

Subject: Northeastern Europe

Period: 1717 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
14.6 x 12.5 inches
37.1 x 31.8 cm

Superb map of the Prussian Empire, which is present-day Poland, Lithuania and the Russian enclave of Kaliningrad (here Konigsberg). The entire Baltic Sea is filled with a fabulous title cartouche surrounded by figures in a cloud background. The map is filled with detail, both political and topographical.

References:

Condition: A

Bit of minor staining in blank margins, else very fine with a crisp impression and striking color.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $240

Closed on 9/10/2003

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