Auction 116, Lot 543

"Comitatus Burgundiae tam in Primarias ejus Praefacturas quam in Minores…", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: France

Period: 1730 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
18.9 x 22.4 inches
48 x 56.9 cm

Beautiful map of the Burgundy area with mountains, forests and fortifications prominently engraved. Extends to include Geneva. The large decorative cartouche features several figures and cherubs engaged in wine-making.

References:

Condition: A

Dark impression and original color. Minor foxing in margins, else fine.

Estimate: $180 - $240

Sold for: $130

Closed on 9/20/2006

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