Auction 112, Lot 493

"Comte de Hanau",

Subject: Germany

Period: 1759 (published)

Publication: Atlas Portatif…

Color: Hand Color

10.8 x 8.2 inches
27.4 x 20.8 cm

Highly detailed and finely engraved copper plate map of the Hessen region centered roughly on Hanau and the Main River. With scores of place names and much detail. Includes the towns of Frankfurt am Main (fortified), Friedberg, Buzbach, Ulrichstein, Wertheim, Orba, and many more. Names the regions of Comte de Solm, Comte de Hanau, Jsenburg, Reineck, Darmstadt, etc.


Condition: A

Good impression with original color and wide margins.

Estimate: $100 - $120


Closed on 9/28/2005