Auction 112, Lot 506

"Comorra", Braun & Hogenberg

Subject: Hungary

Period: 1595 (dated)

Publication: Civitates Orbis Terrarum

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19 x 14.6 inches
48.3 x 37.1 cm

Interesting sheet with two scenes on the Danube river at the location of present day Komarno. Each scene depicts a battle with various military forces. There are gunboats, cannons within the fortified city, infantry and mounted knights.

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Condition: B

Bit of uneven toning.

Estimate: $500 - $550

Sold for: $450

Closed on 9/28/2005

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