Auction 109, Lot 553

"Regnorum Hispaniae et Portugalliae Tabula Generalis jam nuper edita, nunc denuo revisa, aucta e ad Usum Scholarum novissime accommodata", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Spain & Portugal

Period: 1720 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.7 x 19 inches
57.7 x 48.3 cm

Fine, large map of the Iberian peninsula, including the Balearic Islands and part of the coast of Africa. Filled with detail and decorated with a beautiful title cartouche featuring a huge army and fleet of ships.

References:

Condition: B

Bit of minor discoloration and a few printer's creases. Tears in margins and the centerfold have been expertly reinforced with Japanese tissue. Pencil notations in bottom margin, well away from image.

Estimate: $350 - $450

Sold for: $300

Closed on 12/1/2004

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