Auction 109, Lot 387

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

Subject: Baltic

Period: 1730 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23 x 19 inches
58.4 x 48.3 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

Original color with a few minor spots.

Estimate: $300 - $350

Sold for: $275

Closed on 12/1/2004

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