Auction 113, Lot 431

"Arena Martis in Belgio, Qua Provinciae X. Catholicae Inferioris Germaniae", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Northern Europe

Period: 1716 (published)

Publication: Grosser Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.2 x 19 inches
56.4 x 48.3 cm

A detailed map of Belgium and parts of Holland, France and Germany showing the territories occupied by the French, English, Dutch and Austrian with color keyed to the left. Decorative cartouche at top left, with title beneath drapes, reclining figure below, and a secondary cartouche at lower right with two lions guarding a miniature panoramic view of Lüttich (Liege) under bombardment.

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Condition: A

Fine impression and original color. Tiny fold separation at bottom, not affecting map.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $200

Closed on 12/7/2005

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