Auction 114, Lot 456

"Ducatus Bremae et Ferdae", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Germany

Period: 1716 (published)

Publication: Grosser Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.3 x 19.2 inches
56.6 x 48.8 cm

On this map the duchies of Bremen and Verden are detailed, shown with the neighboring Hamburg in the north and Oldenburg and Delmenhorst in the south. Many small villages and places are named, also along the coastline the sand-banks and islands are named. A large ornate title cartouche fills the upper right corner, with coats of arms of Bremen and Verden and the gods of the rivers Elbe and Wesel.

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Condition: A

Clear impression with original color with a couple small spots in blank margins.

Estimate: $325 - $400

Sold for: $325

Closed on 3/1/2006

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