Auction 108, Lot 424

"Populorum Germania inter Rheman et Albim Descripto, ut inter Caesaris et Trajani imperia incohierunt [on sheet with] Populorum Germania inter Rheman et Albim Descripto, ut circa I. Caesaris aeyum incoluerunt", Cluver/Jansson

Subject: Germany

Period: 1661 (published)

Publication: Introductionis in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8.2 x 6.2 inches
20.8 x 15.7 cm

Two maps of historical Germany on a single sheet. The two maps appear identical at first glance, but actually are a comparison of the region during the reigns of different Roman Emperors. Both with strapwork title cartouches. Engraved by Petrus Kaerius.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $50

Closed on 9/29/2004

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