Auction 109, Lot 526

"Iustissimae Causae Heroica Virtute propugnatae gloriosiss: Triumphi Praemium sive Accuarta delineatio Provinciarum et Urbium…", Seutter, Matthias

Subject: Balkans

Period: 1730 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22 x 19 inches
55.9 x 48.3 cm

Bold map of the region centered on Belgrade and the Danube River. The map is graphically engraved to illustrated mountains, rivers, lakes, swamps, modern and Roman roads, fortifications, monasteries, cities and villages. The superb title cartouche commemorates the Treaty of Passarowitz (1718) when the Austrians took the region from the Ottoman Turks.

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Condition: B

Fine sharp impression with old repair on short fold separation and a couple of unobtrusive spots at bottom.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $250

Closed on 12/1/2004

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