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Auction 104, Lot 456

"Saxonia Superior", Jansson, Jan

Subject: Germany

Period: 1650 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

19.6 x 15 inches
49.8 x 38.1 cm

Copper engraved map of central Germany featuring the fortified cities of Wittenberg and Halle, plus numerous villages. Decorative title cartouche and elaborate coat of arms grace the top corners of the map.

References: Van der Krogt #2100:1B.1

Condition: A

Fine original color with wide margins. Some very short marginal tears.

Estimate: $250 - $350

Sold for: $180

Closed on 9/10/2003