Auction 114, Lot 462

"S.R.I. Circulus Rhenanus Superior in quo sunt Landgraviatus Hasso-Casselensis Darmstadiensis et Rhenofeldensis Abbatia Fuldensis…", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Germany

Period: 1716 (published)

Publication: Grosser Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.8 x 19.3 inches
57.9 x 49 cm

A striking regional map of central Germany, centered on Landgraviatis and including a significant portion of the Rhine River. The decorative title cartouche is composed of the coats of arms of the principal towns on the map. In the secondary cartouche putti adorn two mileage scales.

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Condition: A

Original color. Strong, clear impression

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 3/1/2006

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