Auction 104, Lot 454

"Brandeburgum Marchionatus, cum Ducatibus Pomeraniae et Mekelenburgi", Blaeu, (Family)

Subject: Germany

Period: 1640 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

20.7 x 15.5 inches
52.6 x 39.4 cm

Decorative map of part of Pomerania, Mekelenburg and Rugia with excellent detail of forests, rivers, towns and villages. Ornamented with two compass roses, cherubs and putti, three regional coat of arms and a handsome cartouche.

References: Van der Krogt (Atlantes) 2170:2A.

Condition: A

Dark impression with large margins. Printers crease just into border at left, still very good.

Estimate: $400 - $500

Sold for: $350

Closed on 9/10/2003