Auction 104, Lot 445

"Ducatus Oswieczensis et Zatoriensis", Blaeu, (Family)

Subject: Poland

Period: 1660 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Major

Color: Hand Color

Size:
20.4 x 16.2 inches
51.8 x 41.1 cm

Handsome map shows the duchy of Oswieczin and Zator in the Southern part of Poland. The map is fully engraved with mountains, forests and a few cities and villages and ornamented with strapwork title and scale cartouches with cherubs. Latin text on verso.

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Condition: A

Lovely original color. Printed on fine heavy paper with large blank margins, with a few marginal flaws. Remnants of hinge tape on verso.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $240

Closed on 9/10/2003

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