Auction 111, Lot 472

"Waldeck Comitatus", Blaeu, Willem

Subject: Germany

Period: 1644 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.6 x 15 inches
49.8 x 38.1 cm

Handsome map of the region surrounding Waldeck in northern Hessen. The map is finely engraved to show rivers, forests, mountains, cites and villages. It is decorated with the coat of arms in the title cartouche and a distance scale with putti using surveying equipment. Latin text on verso.

References:

Condition: A

Minor soil in margins, else fine.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $200

Closed on 6/8/2005

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