Auction 113, Lot 551

"Archiducatus Austriae Superioris in suas Quadrantes…", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Austria

Period: 1716 (published)

Publication: Grosser Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23 x 19 inches
58.4 x 48.3 cm

A detailed map that covers Northern Austria, along the German/Czech border. The city of Linz is near the upper center, Salzburg at the eastern edge. The lakes and rivers predominate in this alpine region. The title cartouche is upheld by cherubs and eagles.

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Condition: A

Fine impression and original color. Minor chips, discoloration in margins with bottom fold repaired.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $190

Closed on 12/7/2005

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