Auction 112, Lot 503

"Circuli Supe. Saxoniae Pars Meridionalis sive Ducatus, Electoratus et Principatus Ducum Saxoniae ex Zolmannianis et Zurnerianis…", Homann Heirs

Subject: Germany and Czech Republic

Period: 1757 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22 x 19 inches
55.9 x 48.3 cm

Detailed map of the region from Berlin in the north to Prague in the southeast and Efurt in the west. The map is filled with information including fortified cities, villages, roads, bridges, forests, battlefields, castles and topography. The decorative title cartouche includes a small vignette of mining.

References:

Condition: B

Old repair on bottom centerfold, printer's crease near top centerfold. Bit of minor soil and a couple of minor tears in blank margins.

Estimate: $180 - $240

Sold for: $90

Closed on 9/28/2005

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