Auction 110, Lot 487

"Archiepiscopatus Coloniensis; Ducatibus Iuliacensi et Montensi Intermedius; Queis in Septentrionem adjacent Geldria Hispanica, ac Comitatus Mursanus", Valck, Gerard

Subject: Germany

Period: 1700 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

23.5 x 19.5 inches
59.7 x 49.5 cm

Uncommon and handsome map of the Westphalia region including Duisburg, Dusseldorf, Cologne and Bonn. Fully engraved with topographical information and filled with place names. Decorated with a fine title cartouche surrounded by grapevines, mythical figures and cherubs.


Condition: B

Fine impression and original color. Minor oxidation of color, paper is sound except for a couple of tiny cracks. Narrow margins, as issued.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $170

Closed on 3/2/2005