"Regni Poloniae Magnique Ducatus Lithuaniae Nova et exacta tabula", Homann, Johann Baptist
Subject: Eastern Europe
Period: 1716 (published)
Publication: Grosser Atlas
Color: Hand Color
22.3 x 19.3 inches
56.6 x 49 cm
Striking example of Homann's map of Poland, Lithuania, Lativa, Estonia and a portion of Russia, extending from St. Petersburg in the north to the Black Sea in the south. Lots of topographic detail and includes Kiev, Minsk, Warsaw and Vienna. Gorgeous allegorical cartouche featuring a coat of arms and Masonic beehive fills the Baltic Sea.
Fine impression and original color. Stain in lower left and professional repair on bottom fold.