Auction 114, Lot 545

"Charte von Asien…", Gussefeld/Homann Heirs

Subject: Asia

Period: 1793 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

22.5 x 18.8 inches
57.2 x 47.8 cm

Large map of the continent including all of South East Asia and the northern tip of Australia. The map is well detailed with up-to-date cartography. Delicately engraved title cartouche displaying oriental vases and an umbrella.


Condition: B

Light damp stain at bottom. Old paper repairs on short fold separations.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $250

Closed on 3/1/2006