Auction 113, Lot 412

"Magnae Britanniae Pars Meridionalis, in qua Regnum Angliae Tam In Septem Antiqua Anglo-Saxonum Regna…", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: England & Wales

Period: 1720 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

19 x 22.4 inches
48.3 x 56.9 cm

A fine, large map of the England and Wales with a beautiful decorative cartouche surrounded by angels and the British coat of arms. Two other angels hold the Welsh armorial shield, and at bottom is a large vignette of the king holding court.


Condition: A

Superb early impression and original color. Minor marginal flaws, not near map.

Estimate: $500 - $600

Sold for: $400

Closed on 12/7/2005