Auction 116, Lot 587

"A New and Accurate Map of the Kingdom of Hungary and Principality of Transilvania with the Bordering Countries…", Bowen, Emanuel

Subject: Hungary

Period: 1740 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16.5 x 13.5 inches
41.9 x 34.3 cm

This finely engraved map of Hungary extends to Belgrade and part of Romania. The map is filled with detail and notations and shows an extensive systems of roads. The Banat of Temeswar is noted as "Ceded to the House of Austria by the Treaty of Belgrade 1739." The decorative title cartouche features two military officers.

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Condition: A

Minor foxing in blank margins.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $170

Closed on 9/20/2006

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