Auction 110, Lot 505

"[Lot of 2] Delineatio Geometrica Arcis et Ciuitatis Marienburgensis in Borussia … [with] Ichnographia Oppidi et Castri Marieburgi in Prussia Regali…", Pufendorf, Samuel, Baron von

Subject: Poland

Period: 1697 (published)

Publication: Histoire du regne de Charles Gustave, roy de Suede

Color: Black & White

Size:
12.2 x 9.7 inches
31 x 24.6 cm

Pair of handsome bird's-eye plans of Marienburg (Malbork) on the Nogat River. First shows the fortifications in 1656, and second shows them in 1659. Both decorated with a strapwork title cartouches and bold borders.

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Condition: B

Minor soiling.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $120

Closed on 3/2/2005

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