Auction 113, Lot 511

"Landgraviatus Alsatiae tam Superioris quam Inferi cum utroque Marchionatu Badensi…", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: France & Germany

Period: 1716 (published)

Publication: Grosser Atlas

Color: Hand Color

19 x 23 inches
48.3 x 58.4 cm

This graphic map of the Alsace region dramatically follows the course of the Rhine River from Basel and Lauffenburg north to Philipsburg, and shows Strasburg, Colmar, Friberg, and Rotweil. In the decorative cartouche, allegorical figures display a coat of arms.


Condition: A

Fine impression and original color. Bit of minor printer's ink smudges at border. Short tear in margin, not affecting map.

Estimate: $230 - $275

Sold for: $190

Closed on 12/7/2005