Auction 108, Lot 337

"Ducatuum Livoniae et Curlandiae cum vicinis Insulis Nova Exhibitio Geographica", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Baltic

Period: 1720 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23 x 19.2 inches
58.4 x 48.8 cm

Attractive map of Estonia and Latvia filled with detail of hundreds of tiny villages, forests, marshes, mountains and rivers. Decorated with a drape-style title cartouche held aloft by putti, and a scale cartouche in the opposite corner.

References:

Condition: B

Short tears and chips in margins with large chip in bottom margin, nearly touching neatline.

Estimate: $375 - $450

Unsold

Closed on 9/29/2004

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