Auction 107, Lot 382

"Haute Partie de la Basse Saxe, ou sont les Duches de Magdebourg, Breme, Ferden, Lunebourg, Brunswich…", Sanson

Subject: Germany

Period: 1679 (dated)

Publication: Tables de la Geographie

Color: Hand Color

20.7 x 15.7 inches
52.6 x 39.9 cm

Large and strongly engraved map filled with details and locations of castles, villages, fortified cities, and forests. Large cartouche and three distance scales.

References: cf Phillips (A) 4260-63.

Condition: B

Lovely, dark impression and original coloring. Toned along centerfold. Worm holes just into borders at lower corners. Some defects and old repairs in blank margins.

Estimate: $150 - $180

Sold for: $75

Closed on 6/9/2004