Auction 104, Lot 7

"Atlas Novus Terrarum Orbis Imperia, Regna et Status exactis Tabulis Geographice demonstrans Opera", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Title Pages

Period: 1730 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
11.2 x 19.2 inches
28.4 x 48.8 cm

Large elaborately engraved sheet with numerous allegorical figures. A large globe, showing the Eastern Hemisphere, is in the background with two figures standing on the globe and supporting the heavens.

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Condition: B

Nice impression and bright original color. A couple of wormholes, one with an old repair on verso.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $230

Closed on 9/10/2003

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