Auction 108, Lot 407

"Pomeraniae Ducatus Tabula Auctore Eilhardo Lubino", Blaeu, Willem

Subject: Poland

Period: 1644 (published)

Publication: Novus Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.2 x 14.8 inches
48.8 x 37.6 cm

Stunning map of the historic region of Pomerania on the shores of the Baltic Sea. This region had been variously annexed by Sweden and Prussia over the years and is now primarily in Poland with a portion controlled by Germany. Based on the surveys of Eilhard Lubbin and engraved by S. Rogiers. Two decorative cartouches, an elaborate coat of arms, two compass roses and sailing ships decorate this map. Latin text on verso.

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Condition: A

Full wide margins. Faint toning at fold, else very fine.

Estimate: $250 - $350

Sold for: $375

Closed on 9/29/2004

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