Auction 113, Lot 523

"Palatinatus Bavariae", Blaeu, Willem

Subject: Germany

Period: 1640 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

19.5 x 14.5 inches
49.5 x 36.8 cm

Beautiful map of the Bavarian region including Forchheim, Furth im Wald, Straubing, Ingolstadt and Nurnberg. The map is fully engraved with forests, rivers and hundreds of villages and embellished with a fine title cartouche incorporating the coat of arms.

References: Van der Krogt (Atlantes) #2670:2.

Condition: B

Fine impression and lovely color. Couple of spots in blank margins with a couple of faint spots in map.

Estimate: $400 - $450

Sold for: $250

Closed on 12/7/2005