Auction 114, Lot 458

"S.R.I. Circulus Sueviae Continens Ducatum Wirtenbergensem", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Germany

Period: 1716 (published)

Publication: Grosser Atlas

Color: Hand Color

22 x 19 inches
55.9 x 48.3 cm

A map of southwestern Germany, around Lake Constance, into Switzerland; Nuremburg at northeast edge. The Danube River cuts across the center of the map. An abundance of topographical and political information is presented. Two decorative allegorical cartouches complete the left sides.


Condition: A

Couple of tiny spots, but overall fine, clear impression with original color. Bottom fold separation in margin repaired with archival tape.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $190

Closed on 3/1/2006