Auction 113, Lot 543

"Tabula Generalis Holsatiae Complectens Holsatiae, Dithmarsiae, Stormariae, et Vagriae Ducatus", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Germany

Period: 1716 (published)

Publication: Grosser Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.5 x 19 inches
57.2 x 48.3 cm

Beautiful map of Schleswig-Holstein depicting from the city of Hamburg on the Elbe River and north to Denmark. The map is filled with detail of roads, fortified cities, and small towns with even the islands in the Elbe named. A block of armorials lies in the Baltic Sea and an allegorical title cartouche fills the corner below the Elbe.

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Condition: A+

Fine, bright image.

Estimate: $375 - $450

Sold for: $275

Closed on 12/7/2005

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