Auction 112, Lot 487

"S.R.I. Circulus Rhenanus Inferior sive Electorum Rheni…", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Germany

Period: 1740 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

19.1 x 22.5 inches
48.5 x 57.2 cm

Highly detailed copper engraved map of central Germany, centered on the region of Frankfort and Nassaw. Map extends to include the walled cities of Wesel, Munden, Stuttgart, Sar Louis, Heidelberg, Aken, and Mulhein. Nice title cartouche surrounded by figures and the crests of Trier, Maintz, Coln and Pfaltz.


Condition: A

Light damp stain in margins, just touching neatline. Old paper repair in bottom margin.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 9/28/2005